At Iran protests, actors and athletes show defiance

STORY: More Iranian celebrities are showing

their support for the ongoing protests

Actor Taraneh Alidoosti posted this image on Instagram

Date: Released November 9, 2022

with a sign that reads 'Woman, Life, Freedom',

a popular slogan among the protesters

Iranian beach soccer player Saeed Piramoon

imitated cutting his hair after scoring a goal

Date: November 9, 2022

Football authorities in Iran said Piramoon

will be punished for his actions

And images from social media purportedly

show Iran’s water polo team

refusing to sing the country's national

anthem while competing in Thailand