The Salt Bucket Challenge, Iranian provocative answer to ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

This Iranian girl lives close to the Lake Urmia, a famous lake rich of salt. Unfortunately, water is disappearing from the lake and every day the situation is worse. The Islamic Republic, in general, is facing a dangerous water shortage and the dramatic situation of the Lake Urmia it’s probably the most tragic symbol of this environmental crisis. So, the girl has decided to record her personal version of the ALS Ice Bucket Challengeusing the salt of the Lake Urmia instead of ice. Her goal was to send a message directly to President Rouhani, denouncing the next death of the Lake Urmia and the dramatic effect on the local economy. With the little girl, tens of other Iranians have decided to accept the Salt Bucket Challenge and this is the Facebook page to watch all their videos:

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