The Iran has declared war in a very old and traditional way. The First time in a centuries that they have hoisted the red flag. What it means is revenge and war.
This is one of the most significant Mosques of Iran.
Red Flag: A Symbol Of Severe Battle/War To Come.
What is written on the flag is "Ya Lisaaraat-al-Hussain". which translates to "Vengeance for Hussain('s blood)"
RED ALERT Iran vows to hit 35 US targets and unfurls red flag of WAR as America says it expects retaliation ‘within weeks’
IRAN yesterday pinpointed 35 “key US targets” for revenge after its top general was assassinated – with America expecting retaliation “within weeks”.
Hours later, rockets were fired near the US Embassy in Baghdad and at an airbase housing Ameri.
Chillingly written across the “war flag” were the words: “Those who want to avenge the blood of Hussein”.
Red flags in Shiite tradition symbolise both blood spilled unjustly and serve as a call to avenge a person who is slain.
It was hoisted above the important Jamkaran Mosque which is on the outskirts of the holy city of Qom, about 100 miles south of Tehran.