Update on Unrest in Iran.
Things are really turning ugly in Iran. The protesters in Tehran are now numbering in the hundreds of thousands, and Iranian lawmakers are calling for the executions of opposition leaders Mir Hossein Mousavi, Mahdi Karroubi and former reformist President Mohammad Khatami. You thought Egypt and Tunisia were violent? This has the possibility of making those two uprisings look like playground squabbles.
- Iran protest: Iranian MPs demand execution of opposition leaders after pro-democracy rally in Tehran which has left the country on tenterhooks (dailymail.co.uk)
- Iran Suppresses Protests, Again (waronterrornews.typepad.com)
- Iran Flares Up: Police Clash With Protestors, At Least One Reported Dead (alternet.org)