Wow! Distraught Iranians Rush Ahmadinejad’s Car – Angry About Poverty (Video)
You don’t see this every day.
Raging Iranians rush President Ahmadinejad’s car screaming about poverty. The footage was captured last week.
The Times of Israel reported:
In an extraordinary act of civil dissent, captured in a clip uploaded on YouTube, Iranian citizens in the southern city of Bandar-Abbas rushed into the path of a car carrying Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on a visit to the city and confronted him to complain about their economic plight.
In the footage, an elderly man is shown at the side of the car, shouting “I’m hungry, I’m hungry,” as Ahmadinejad’s panicked bodyguards try to drown him out. The president had been waving to the crowds, standing in the car’s sunroof.
Then, a young black-clad woman clambers aboard the president’s vehicle, and sits down on the roof — inches from him. She complains to him about economic hardships; he listens, then apparently tells her to move on, and she disappears behind him.
The footage, taken when Ahmadinejad visited the city last week, was uploaded to YouTube this week. The item was the first story on Israel’s most-watched news broadcast, Channel 2 News, on Tuesday night.