Video: Thousands to Attend ‘Stand for Freedom in Iran’ Rally Today at the United Nations


stand-for-freedom-rally[Video below.] Thousands of Americans will stand for human rights and freedom today at the “Stand for Freedom in Iran Rally” today at the United Nations in New York City, as Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad addresses the UN General Assembly. The rally will begin 12 noon at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, located at 47th Street and 2nd Avenue on

¬†Manhattan’s East Side.

Organized by the Stand for Freedom in Iran Coalition, the rally will call for freedom of assembly, freedom of expression and freedom of the press in Iran; immediate cessation of human rights abuses, the release of demonstrators from prisons and protection for minority communities; prosecution of those responsible for the murder of Neda Agha-Soltan and the many other victims engaged in the recent protests; full compliance and cooperation by Iran with the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and Security Council resolutions including an end to all uranium enrichment in Iran; and an end to incitement to genocide and support for terrorism.

Click below to view a video prepared ahead of the rally:

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{Noam Newscenter}