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Iran

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Iran

Iran

Iran

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Demonstrators took to the streets this week in Tehran to protest the arrest of Gholamhossein Karbaschi, the popular mayor of Tehran. Scott talks with Shaul Bakash, Professor of Middle Eastern History at George Mason University, about the protests and the general discontent mounting among the Iranian people.

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