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3 Die in Iran Protests Sparked by Historic Drought

HeadlineJul 22, 2021

In southwestern Iran, at least three people have died in protests sparked by a massive water shortage. Protesters have taken to the streets for the past seven days. Iran is facing its worst drought in 50 years amid soaring summer temperatures.

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