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Jerusalem Day in Iran(12 images)

Most Islamic states observe 'Quds Day' an annual event, which happens on the last Friday of the holy month of Ramadan. Jerusalem Day (Quds Day) was launched by the founder of the Islamic republic of Iran, Ayatollah Khomeini, in the early of 1980s.

An Iranian woman holds a pictures of Imam Musa Sadr and wear a sign with a picture of American president Barack Obama on swastika during an anti-Israeli rally on the occasion of Jerusalem day (Quds day) on August 26, 2011 in Tehran, Iran. Most Islamic states mark the annual event, which happens on the last Friday of the holy month of Ramadan. Jerusalem Day (Quds Day) was launched by the founder of the Islamic republic of Iran, Ayatollah Khomeini, in the early of 1980s. UPI/Maryam Rahmanian
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An Iranian boy holds a toy gun as he attends an anti-Israeli rally on the occasion of Jerusalem day (Quds day) on August 26, 2011 in Tehran, Iran. UPI/Maryam Rahmanian
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Iranian demonstrators wear a mask with a pictures of Muammar Gaddafi (L),Benjamin Netanyahu (M) and Kind Abdullah II during an anti-Israeli rally on the occasion of Jerusalem day (Quds day) on August 26, 2011 in Tehran, Iran. UPI/Maryam Rahmanian
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Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad attends an anti-Israeli rally on the occasion of Jerusalem day (Quds day) on August 26, 2011 in Tehran, Iran. UPI/Maryam Rahmanian
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