Banners and selfies as Iranians mark revolution anniversary

Iranian teenagers carry banners and national flags outside the former US embassy in the Iranian capital Tehran on November 4, 2015Iranians waved “Death to America” banners and took selfies with a ballistic missile Thursday as they marked 37 years since the Islamic revolution, weeks after Iran finalised a nuclear deal with world powers. In the capital, hundreds of thousands converged on the historic Azadi (Freedom) Square, where President Hassan Rouhani was set to make a speech. Many demonstrators carried the traditional placards reading “Death to America” ​​and “Death to Israel” while others carried the Iranian flag.

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