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12 killed in Iran crackdown

Related Articles TEHRAN: Nationwide protests in Iran saw their most violent night as “armed protesters” tried to overrun military bases and police stations before security forces repelled them, bringing the death toll in the unrest to at least 12, state ...

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Iran protests continue for fifth day, at least 10 killed

DUBAI (Reuters) – Anti-government demonstrations continued for a fifth day in Iran on Monday, after 10 people were killed during the biggest protests since the pro-reform unrest of 2009. Video posted on social media showed crowds of people, some chanting ...

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Iran unrest: New protests as Rouhani plays down violence

Media playback is unsupported on your device There are reports of protests breaking out in Iran for a fifth day, despite a statement from the president that the unrest “is nothing”. Anti-government chanting and burning cars were reported as night ...

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Trump says ‘time for change’ in Iran

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump said Monday it was “time for change” in Iran and that the country’s people were “hungry” for freedom, after days of deadly protests against the government in Tehran.“Iran is failing at every level despite the ...

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Is austerity really to blame for Iran protests?

Related Articles Tehran: Despite demonstrators chanting provocative slogans against Iran’s Islamic rulers, analysts say the roots of the current protests lie in the same anger at economic austerity that has roiled many countries.Two people have been killed and hundreds arrested ...

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