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Some Updates on Situation in Tehran Today

Reports of clashes in other cities wesyt of Tehran, including Marivan, Kermanshah and Sanandaj.

Communications reportedly cut to a halt as numerous websites have apprently been hacked, including Mr. Mousavi’s information site Ghalam News.

An estimated 23 journalists and bloggers have been arrested in Iran

Anti-riot police, Basij and military presence reported at Azadi St.

CNN is reporting large turnout today.

Others in my network are reporting protesters gathering near Baharstan SQ in central Tehran.

About 1000 Protesters are gathering in front of the UN offices in Terhan.

The Photographer for LIFE on-line appears to have gone missing.

And…Matthew Bors manages to inject humor into the situation on the streets:

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2 Responses to “Some Updates on Situation in Tehran Today”

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  2. may says:

    circling through time,relentlessly spiraling upward people push back the minions of those who would feed on our individual life energy.

    secret police, gestapo, savak are some of the names.

    basiij: known only to the people of Persia, now known to the world.

    that cartoom hit the spot fair and square.

    i laughed out loud.

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