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Fresh demonstrations erupt in Tehran amid local reports huge crowds are descending on central square ...

The Daily Mail 08 Dec 2022
People marched in the capital city of Tehran, congregating in Azadi Square in a large-scale protest against the Islamic republic, local reports suggested ... People marched in the capital city of Tehran, congregating in Azadi Square in a large-scale protest, local reports suggested.
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Amman summit on Iraq seen offering cover for interference by Iran, Turkey, sidelining of Gulf

The Arab Weekly 08 Dec 2022
"We are in constant communication with the two capitals (Tehran and Ankara) in order to reach solutions that safeguard the sovereignty of Iraq and prevent these organisations from carrying out operations against neighbouring countries," he stressed ... against the Tehran regime.
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Is the ‘axis of evil’ beginning to implode?

The Hill 08 Dec 2022
Desperate for resupply of ammunition, drones, ballistic missiles and other assorted military aid to carry out Putin’s terror campaign on Ukrainian civilians, Moscow increasingly has become overly dependent on Tehran and Pyongyang ... Demonstrations have taken place spanning Amini’s hometown to Tabriz, Mahabad, Zahedan and the capital city of Tehran.
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Iran executes protester for injuring guard with knife - Tasnim

Colorado Springs Gazette 08 Dec 2022
DUBAI (Reuters) -Iran executed a protester on ...
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Iran announces first execution of a prisoner arrested in protests

The Los Angeles Times 08 Dec 2022
Iran said Thursday that it executed a prisoner convicted of a crime allegedly committed during the country’s ongoing nationwide protests, the first such death sentence carried out by Tehran ... It accused Shekari of blocking a street in Tehran and attacking a member of the security forces with a machete.
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Iran executes protester for injuring guard with knife

The New Arab 08 Dec 2022
Iran executed a protester on Thursday who was convicted of injuring a security guard with a knife and closing off a street in the capital, Tehran, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported, as part of a clampdown on nationwide unrest ... Iran has blamed the unrest on its foreign foes including the United States ....
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Iran executes protestor convicted of injuring security guard - Tasnim

The Jerusalem Post 08 Dec 2022
Iran executed a protester on Thursday who was convicted of injuring a security guard with a knife and closing off a street in the capital, Tehran, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported. Nationwide protests that erupted after the death of 22-year-old Kurdish-Iranian woman Mahsa Amini on Sept ... (credit. REUTERS/COSTAS BALTAS) ... .
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Iran carries out first known execution amid ongoing protests

The Telegraph India 08 Dec 2022
Iran announced on Thursday that it had executed a man arrested during the nationwide protests that have shaken the country for several months ... He was convicted of blocking Sattar Khan Boulevard in the capital Tehran and injuring a security guard with a machete on September 25 ... More executions expected ... Why are people protesting in Iran? ... .
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Iran steps up the war against its people

The Spectator 08 Dec 2022
Iran has announced the first execution of the current crop of protestors ... Both of those carry the death penalty, so it seems likely that more executions will soon follow ... It was said he blockaded a main road in the capital Tehran in September and that he wounded a member of a paramilitary force – the Basij – with a machete ... CLAIM ... .
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Crackdown fails to silence Iranian protesters

The Irish Times 07 Dec 2022
A woman walks past a closed shop along Satarkhan street in Iran's capital Tehran ... Shopkeepers in Tehran’s main bazaar and major cities, former pillars of the regime, defied threats that they could lose their licences if they closed, while labour unions ordered striking members to maintain unity.
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Iran’s Raisi says protesters ‘will be heard’ amid unrest

Anadolu Agency 07 Dec 2022
Hundreds of students in Tehran and other major Iranian cities were arrested over participation in the protests ... Sporadic protests continue in many universities, including Tehran University, which is the premier government-run university in the Iranian capital.
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Iran youths rally and workers strike on Students’ Day

Gulf News 07 Dec 2022
... in Tehran, in a video published by the social media monitor 1500tasvir. Oslo-based group Iran Human Rights (IHR) shared videos of shops closed in Tehran, Qazvin west of the capital, the northern city of Rasht, and Divandarreh in Amini’s home province of Kurdistan, among others.
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“Woman Life Freedom”

Truth Dig 07 Dec 2022
It was on September 16 that the world news arrived from Tehran ... I had my first encounter with the myth around the Kurds in Tehran, in a travel agency while buying an airplane ticket to Sanandaj, the capital of Iranian Kurdistan and my father’s hometown ... in Tehran, Thursday, Oct.
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Foreign-backed rioters recount brutal murder of Basij member in northern Iran

Press TV 07 Dec 2022
According to Iranian media outlets, Hamid Pournorouz was stabbed to death several times after armed rioters barged into his house in the city of Lahijan, located 384 kilometers (238 miles) north of the capital Tehran, on November 3. The 40-year-old victim was murdered in cold blood in front of his young daughter, an eye-witness to the cruelty ... Iran.

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