Thousands of Iranians protest in Paris

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by Al Jazeera English

Thousands of Iranians have rallied in Paris to show their opposition to Iran's newly elected president Hassan Rouhani.It is the annual gathering of a controversial anti-government group, the National Council of Resistance of Iran.But it has the backing of major international figures, including former Spanish leader Jose Luis Zapatero, ex-New York mayor Rudy Guiliani and a former CIA director.Al Jazeera's Renee Odeh reports.