Iranian President Goes to China with BRICS Application Pending
Iran’s President Raisi met China’s leader Xi Jinping. At the same time, mass rallies took place across Iran, completely ignored in Western media, to celebrate the 44th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution.
Mazda Majidi, long time anti-war activist and organizer with the ANSWER Coalition explains the significance of both the Raisi’s and Jinping’s meeting as well as the mass anniversary celebrations.
Rania Khalek is a Middle East-based journalist for Breakthrough News. . Her journalism has appeared at The Grayzone, Jacobin, The Nation, The Intercept, FAIR, Vice, The Electronic Intifada, Al Jazeera and more. .