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  1. Spring snow catches Iranians by surpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Tehran Times

    Except for a heavy snowfall in late January in some 17 provinces, over the past water year dry autumn turn into an even drier winter and many cities experienced lower-than-normal precipitation amounts compared to the long-term average. Except for northern and northwestern provinces of Ardebil, West Azarbaijan, Golestan and East Azarbaijan which received above-normal annual rainfall other provinces suffered low precipitation over the past six months.

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  2. Smog Choking Iran's Oil Belt Tests a Leadership Hit by ProtestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | Bloomberg

    Iranian authorities are scrambling to stem a growing crisis over air pollution in the province that produces a major share of the country's oil, showing a sensitivity to people's demands not always visible before A yellow smog has enveloped the southwestern Khuzestan region ever since a severe dust storm struck on Friday, shutting schools and offices and prompting criticism of the administration across local media. So far, 1,530 people have been hospitalized with breathing problems, according to state-run television.

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  3. Op-Ed Contributor: How the Other Half Lives in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2018 | The New York Times

    The village of Zaras lies in a valley circled by the Zagros Mountains in southwestern Bakhtiari Province of Iran. An hour's ride from Izeh, the nearest town, Zaras is home to about 60 families, who make a living from farming, pastoral nomadism and working as migrant laborers in Iranian cities.

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  4. Iranian Regime Must investigate killings of ProtestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | Juan Cole

    Iranian authorities should refrain from using excessive force, investigate the deaths during the current protests across the country, and remove arbitrary restrictions on internet access, Human Rights Watch said today. So far, the official news channels of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting have confirmed the deaths of at least 21 people including two security officers during the protests and clashes with security forces over the past five days.

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  5. Human Rights Watch calls on Iran to investigate killings of protestorsRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2018 | Ekklesia Daily News

    The Iranian authorities should refrain from using excessive force, investigate the deaths during the current protests across the country, and remove arbitrary restrictions on internet access, Human Rights Watch has said. So far, the official news channels of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting have confirmed the deaths of at least 21 people including two security officers during the protests and clashes with security forces over the past five days.

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  6. Iran: Investigate Killings of ProtestersRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2018 | PressReleasePoint

    Iranian authorities should refrain from using excessive force, investigate the deaths during the current protests across the country, and remove arbitrary restrictions on internet access, Human Rights Watch said today. So far, the official news channels of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting have confirmed the deaths of at least 21 people including two security officers during the protests and clashes with security forces over the past five days.

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  7. Growing protests kill 21 in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Houston Chronicle

    Anti-government protests roiled Iran on Tuesday, as the death toll rose to 21 and the nation's supreme leader blamed foreign enemies for the unrest. But the protests that have spread to dozens of Iranian cities in the past six days were set off by miscalculations in a long-simmering power struggle between hard-liners and reformers.

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  8. Iran's uprising: The 1979 scenarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Egypt Today

    Protests sparked Thursday in Mashhad, the second most populous city in Iran, northeast of the country, over economic issues, and have since expanded to at least 50 cities. Hundreds of protesters were arrested.

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  9. Death toll climbs in Iran unrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | The Daily Republic

    The death toll in five days of anti-government protests in Iran climbed Monday as plainclothes police officers kept a close watch over a tense capital and President Hassan Rouhani continued to appeal for calm. State media reported that one police officer was killed and three others wounded in a shooting in Najafabad, in central Iran, that was blamed on "a person who wanted to create a disturbance."

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  10. Spike in violence raises the stakes in IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

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  11. Schools closed in southwestern Iran due to security concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Trend

    News selected on topics and regions - oil and gas, business, politics, IT, the South Caucasus, the Caspian Sea region, Central Asia Ranking of the Azerbaijani banking sector CONTACT US E-MAIL: sales@trend.az PHONES: + 994 12 437 18 46 Azad Abdulrahimzade: +994 50 669-48-84 Aybeniz Askerova: +994 50 677-42-28 Officials in the southwestern city of Izeh have decided to temporarily close schools on Tuesday due to concerns over growing unrests, media reports suggested. It was earlier reported that at least two individuals were killed during the protests in the city of Izeh in Khuzestan Province on Sunday.

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  12. .com | Iran protests have violent night; at least 13 dead overallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | News24

    An image grab taken from a handout video released by Iran's Mehr News agency reportedly shows a group of men pushing traffic barriers in a street in Tehran on December 30, 2017. Tehran - Protests across Iran saw their most violent night as "armed protesters" tried to overrun military bases and police stations before security forces repelled them, killing 10 people, Iranian state television said on Monday.

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  13. 11 Dead in Iran protests, president blames foreign powersRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    Tehran, Jan 2 : At least 11 people have died in Iran during five days of anti-government street protests that President Hassan Rouhani blamed on interference by foreign powers, media reported on Tuesday. A policeman was killed in a shootout at one of the protests in the city of Nayaf Abad, in Isfahan province, the local Tasnim news agency reported, bringing the death toll so far to 11. Three other officers were wounded by gunfire from one of the protesters on the fifth consecutive day of demonstrations against President Rouhani's economic policy, the same source said.

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  14. At Least 16 Killed in Anti-Government Protests Across IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | Al Bawaba

    An Iranian woman raises her fist amid the smoke of tear gas at the University of Tehran during a protest driven by anger over economic problems in the capital Tehran on Dec. 30, 2017 At least five people were killed Monday in protests in Isfahan province, according to Iran's state-run Asriran news agency. According to Iran-based news outlet the Young Journalists Club, a protester opened fire on police officers with a shotgun, wounding four at the scene.

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  15. 11 Dead in Iran protests, president blames 'interference' by foreign powersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    At least 11 people have died in Iran during five days of anti-government street protests that President Hassan Rouhani blamed on interference by foreign powers, media reported on Tuesday A handout picture provided by the Iranian Presidency on December 31, 2017 shows Iran's President Hassan Rouhani attending a cabinet meeting in the capital Tehran. Criticism is different to violence, warns Iran's Rouhani.

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  16. Death toll from Iranian riots rises to 20 after spate of fatal shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    President Rowhani has tried to play down the unrest, which began over economic grievances in second city Mashhad but have turned against the Islamic regime A fifth night of unrest in Iran propelled the death toll to at least 20, local media and online users reported on Tuesday, despite moves to crack down on the biggest protests against the regime in years. State television reported six rioters were killed during an attack on a police station in the town of Qahdarijan.

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  17. Policeman killed amid crackdown on Iran protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | Mail & Guardian

    Fresh protests broke out as night fell in Iran on Monday with reports of a policeman shot dead, as the authorities moved to crack down on days of unrest across the country. There was a heavy police presence in Tehran as small groups of protesters ran through the city centre shouting anti-regime slogans, local agencies reported.

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  18. Iran protesters rally again, defying warning of crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Anti-government protesters demonstrated in Iran on Sunday in defiance of a warning by authorities of a tough crackdown, extending for a fourth day one of the most audacious challenges to the clerical leadership since pro-reform unrest in 2009. Giving his first public reaction to the protests, President Hassan Rouhani appealed for calm, saying Iranians had the right to protest and criticize the authorities.

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  19. As protests persist, Rouhani warns Iran will respond to 'lawbreakers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | WorthyNews

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Monday said his country would respond to "rioters and lawbreakers," a day after attempting to strike a conciliatory tone with protesters demonstrating against the regime across the country. The comments, which also pointed a finger at the US, Israel and Saudi Arabia for fueling the unrest, came as Iran's state broadcaster said 12 people had been killed in four days of unrest.

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  20. Death toll rises to at least 13 after Iran protests have violent nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this photo taken by an individual not employed by the Associated Press and obtained by the AP outside Iran, a university student attends a protest inside Tehran University while a smoke grenade is thrown by anti-riot Iranian police in Tehran, Iran on Dec. 30, 2017. In this photo taken by an individual not employed by the Associated Press and obtained by the AP outside Iran, a university student attends a protest inside Tehran University while a smoke grenade is thrown by anti-riot Iranian police in Tehran, Iran on Dec. 30, 2017.

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