Anti-government demonstrations have been reported from all over Iran, in cities such as Shiraz, Esfahan, Mashad and Ahvaz. Neday-e Sabz-e Azadi reports that in Mashad at least 100 people have been arrested in the Day's demonstrations. Reportedly since last night Basij and security forces have been marching in the streets of Mashad carrying arms. In Shiraz, riot police have attacked protesters demonstrations and reportedly arrested over 20 people.
In Esfahan reportedly opposition forces have planted themselves on the two sides of the legendary Si-o-Se Pol (33 Bridges) chanting "Ya Hossein! MriHossein!" and "Allahoakbar!"
images of today's protests in
An eyewitness told Neday-e Sabz-e Azadi that the
police blocked traffic on the Bridge and tried to disperse the crowd with aerial
shots and tear gas bombs. Five people have also been reportedly arrested in
In Ahvaz also protesters were reported chanting "Death to the dictator!"
There are also numerous reports of violent confrontation of protesters in Tehran today by government forces.
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