Tens of thousands of Iranians have protested in favour of their government in major cities across the country, following recent opposition protests. Government supporters marched in Tehran, Shiraz, Qom and elsewhere, chanting “Death to opponents!” The rallies – reportedly organised by the government – were a response to the opposition demonstrations on Sunday. Tehran has accused Western powers of stirring-up the protests which left at least eight people dead >>>
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