Iran: Anger at Charlie Hebdo cartoons of Rahbar

Issue 1161 - 15 Jan 2023 | 1 minute read

The Iranian government has shut down French cultural institution the Institut Français de Recherche en Iran in response to the publication of disparaging cartoons of Rahbar (Supreme Leader) Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in Paris satirical weekly magazine Charlie Hebdo.

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