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Iran arrests pro-reform opposition figures
By IBT Staff Reporter on 12/28/09 AT 3:06 PM
Iran arrested at least 10 leading opposition figures on Monday, a day after eight people were killed in anti-government protests that erupted during a Shi'ite Muslim religious festival, an opposition website said.
Leading Iran cleric condemns Ashura deaths
By IBT Staff Reporter on 12/28/09 AT 12:42 AM
An opposition leader criticised Iran's hardline rulers on Monday for killing innocent people during a religious festival, a reformist website reported.
Iran website says Mousavi nephew killed in clashes
By IBT Staff Reporter on 12/27/09 AT 10:40 AM
A reformist website said a nephew of Iranian opposition leader Mirhossein Mousavi was killed in clashes between protesters and security forces in Tehran on Sunday.