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Iranian Girls Burned in 2012 School Fire Protest for Aid in Tehran

A group of Iranian girls who suffered severe burns in a 2012 school fire have staged a protest in Tehran to draw attention to what they say are broken promises of government aid. An Iranian lawyer representing the 11 girls sent VOA Persian several images showing them and their supporters gathered outside the compound of Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday. One sign held by the girls said they were “fed up” with waiting for authorities to pay for medical treatment that they...

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