British flags set on FIRE during chaotic Iran revolution celebrations
Shocking photos taken in the capital shows a huge crowd of revellers cheering as two flags were set alight.
Another two flags of Israel, one of Iran’s fiercest rivals, were also set on fire during the celebrations last weekend.
President Hassan Rouhani had called for a "year of unity" as Iran celebrated 39 years since the Islamic revolution after weeks of protests last month.
However, tensions in the country remain high and last weekend’s confrontation with Israel, which saw an Israeli fighter jet downed during a firefight over Syria, have done little to calm tensions.
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