Iran players decline to sing national anthem in support of anti-government protests in the country (video)

Iran players decline to sing national anthem in support of anti-government protests in the country (video)

Iranian players refused to sing their national anthem before their World Cup match against England in an apparent expression of support for anti-government protests in their home country. There has been a fierce crackdown on protests in Iran sparked by the death in custody of Mahsa Amini in September. 22-year-old Amini was detained by morality…