Great Satan

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Great Satan

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) any force, person, organization, or country that is regarded as evil, used esp of the United States by radical Islamists
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DUBAI: A video of purportedly recorded by Houthi militia was shared on social media this week, showing a corpse being beaten while men chant "Death to America! Death to Israel."
The chants, often repeated since the 1979 Islamic revolution which toppled the US-backed Shah, came weeks after Trump said in a US television interview: "They (Iranians) haven't screamed 'death to America' lately."
He said that "Death to America means death to the few people ruling the country; we don't mean the American nation."
Khamenehi reversed that, however, by saying Iran will not give up the "Death To America" chant as long as Washington continues its hostile policies toward Tehran.
"Death to America" is often chanted at rallies in Iran.
The rally titled 'Death to America' was carried out in Lahore as well, on the Canal Bank Road that turned the traffic sluggish.
policies in the region were "180 degrees" opposed to Iran's, at a speech in a Tehran mosque punctuated by chants of "Death to America" and "Death to Israel".
Anti-Semitism is a "central plank" of the ideology of Houthi militants who control the region, Norland writes, and whose slogan"Death to America, death to Israel, damnation to the Jews"is chanted at rallies, painted on walls, broadcast over the airwaves.
Iran that chants every day "death to America" is to become their best friend!
It explained that the goal of Tehran which was on a secret relationship with Israel and America, and has always raised slogans of Death to America and the Great Satan behind all of this is to destroy elements of development and advancement in the Arab region to enhance the its regional influence.
Summary: Elite Guards say 'Death to America' will remain their slogan, regardless of signs of detente between Islamic republic and Washington.