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Posted on 06/20/2009 8:17:09 AM PDT by Sub-Driver
'Fire' At HQ Of Iran President's Supporters Breaking News
4:01pm UK, Saturday June 20, 2009 Supporters of defeated election candidate Mirhossein Mousavi have reportedly lit a fire at the headquarters of the Iranian president's backers in Tehran.
Police have fired shots in the air to prevent clashes between those who favour pro-reformer Mr Mousavi and those who support hardline President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, witnesses say.
Mr Ahmadinejad was the named the winner in the June 12 vote, but opposition candidates claimed there had been vote rigging and this led to major protests.
In the latest rally, officers have apparently been using tear gas and water cannon on opposition protesters.
Reports said thousands of people have defied Government warnings that any protests would be suppressed.
The head of the police warned Mr Mousavi of "firm action" against any "illegal" demonstration.
Eyewitnesses say some 3,000 protesters chanted "Death to the dictator!" and "Death to dictatorship!" near Revolution Square in the city centre.
(Excerpt) Read more at news.sky.com ...
Another Reichstag fire like the Khomeni tomb “bombing” from earlier?
There was in fact a bombing earlier. This is a different incident.
From the same SkyNews article...
"Meanwhile, a suicide bomber has blown himself up in Tehran at the shrine of Iran's revolutionary founder Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, injuring one person, reports say."
That would be "any" demonstration that doesn't support the current regime...
This method of terror has officially gone mainstream...
The mullahs control the forces. For now.
But they seem to be on the precipice of a drawn-out civil war.
Deafening silence from Barry.
Is he back from Friday date night yet?
MAN boy Iranians are turning into Lakers fans are sudden
The volcano called Iran just errupted.
The silence from our own Neville Chamberlain is deafing.
Saint Jimmy The Good must be proud of his handiwork.