The United States supports the Iranian people, and we call on the regime to respect its citizens basic right to peacefully express their desire for change. America longs for the day when Iranians will take their rightful place alongside the free people of the world. As the president said in October, we stand in total solidarity with the Iranian regime's longest suffering victims, its own people.
The people are tired of paying the price for their violent and corrupt rulers. As a result we are now seeing an organic, popular uprising organized by brave Iranian citizens on the largest scale since 2009.>> Iranian protest, does that create an opening or renew the president's desire to reimpose sanctions as part of the Iran nuclear deal, without the
>> Look, we certainly keep our options open in terms of sanctions, in terms of signing a waiver later in January. The president hasn't made a final decision on that. He's gonna keep all of his options on the table in that regard.