SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — Several groups plan to gather Saturday afternoon in San Francisco and San Jose to protest a U.S. air strike this week that killed a top general in Iran.
The U.S. drone attack that killed Qassem Soleimani could lead to war and destabilize the entire region, protest organizers said.READ MORE: Clear Skies, Calm Winds Help Firefighters Strengthen Containment Of Big Sur Wildfire; 'Drought Is Acting Like A Chronic Illness'
Several groups have signed on for the protests, including the Arab Resource and Organizing Center.
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The San Francisco protest is set for noon at Powell and Market streets.
In San Jose, a protest is planned for 3 p.m. at Fourth and east Santa Clara streets.MORE NEWS: UPDATE: Fans Rally Behind Road Warrior San Francisco 49ers; Will Tickets Be Available For NFC Championship Game?
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