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Amateur video of protesters gathering in Tehran


Fierce clashes have erupted between Iranian security forces and opposition demonstrators trying to gather in Tehran.

Reports say the nephew of Iran's opposition leader, Mir Hossein Mousavi, has been shot dead in the clashes.

Amateur video shows government forces' motorbikes on fire on a street in Tehran surrounded by large crowds of chanting protesters.

This material has not been verified by the BBC.


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