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Riot police break up Tehran rally


Amateur shot footage purporting to show riot police breaking up an opposition rally in central Tehran on Monday has been posted on the internet.

Some 1,000 people had gathered in the Haft-e Tir Square area despite a warning from Iran's Revolutionary Guards against holding unapproved rallies.


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