Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Protests in Tehran

Reports from Tehran indicated renewed demonstrations today on the city’s streets and clashes between the protestors and the riot police at 7-Tir Square in central Tehran.

Twitter entries say demonstrators were chanting anti-government and anti-Ahmadinejad slogans. The police have reportedly arrested dozens of protestors at 7-Tir Square.

Meanwhile, Iran’s police chief, Brig. Gen. Ismail Ahmadi Moqaddam, accused the opposition of “inciting sedition.”

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