Syrian fans pull Mexican waves at Iran-Syria FIFA match in Tehran

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Syrian football fans were in a jubilant mood at Tehran’s Azadi Stadium on Tuesday following the national football team’s 2-2 draw with Iran in the FIFA 2018 qualifying match that kept alive Syria's chances of making it to the World Cup in Russia. Stirring the stadium with Mexican waves, Syrian fans waved Syrian flags and held portraits of Syrian President Bashar Assad.

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