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Thousands Protest In Iran, Defying Ban

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Thousands Protest In Iran, Defying Ban

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Thousands Protest In Iran, Defying Ban

Thousands Protest In Iran, Defying Ban

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There were clashes in the streets of Tehran on Thursday as security forces cracked down on protesters who were in the streets for two causes: They were chanting in support of defeated presidential candidate Mir Hossein Mousavi; and they were marking the 10th anniversary of student protests against the regime.

Robert Siegel talks to Ramin Mostaghim, a special correspondent in Tehran for the Los Angeles Times.