News Special Wire Photos: Protests in Iran after ‘rigged’ elections - 1

Photos: Protests in Iran after ‘rigged’ elections – 1

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Tehran, Iran, Jun. 14 – Iranians took to the streets on Saturday in the largest anti-government protests to date since the 1979 Islamic revolution that toppled the Shah. Massive demonstrations erupted in Tehran and other major cities and turned into hit-an-run clashes with State Security Forces throughout the day following the pronouncement that Mahmoud Ahmadinejad won re-election. The demonstrators believe the elections were rigged.

Protests following 2009 election in Iran

Protests following 2009 election in Iran

 Protests following 2009 election in Iran

Protests following 2009 election in Iran

Protests following 2009 election in Iran

Protests following 2009 election in Iran

Protests following 2009 election in Iran

 

Protests following 2009 election in Iran

Protests following 2009 election in Iran

Protests following 2009 election in Iran

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