Bronx students target Iran leadership

A group of Bronx students on Thursday protested the Iranian regime outside the UN General Assembly."Iran must be pressured into stopping its pursuit of nuclear

THE BRONX - A group of Bronx students on Thursday protested the Iranian regime outside the UN General Assembly.

"Iran must be pressured into stopping its pursuit of nuclear weapons and open up and discuss what is going on," says one student.

The 40 students, all from Salanter Akiba Riverdale Academy, also gathered signatures for a petition that calls for tightening sanctions on Iran.

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