IRAN: Protesters fill streets of Tehran by the thousands
Video clips uploaded to the Internet are said to show crowds of protesters out in streets of the Iranian capital on the day the political opposition had called for a rally. The video clip above purportedly depicts crowds of students at a protest rally at Tehran's Sharif University on Monday. Sources told Babylon & Beyond that the gathering at Sharif University started in the early afternoon and that protesters chanted anti-government slogans and Allah o Akbar--God is Great-- before members of the Basij militia arrived at the scene to disperse the crowds.
Below, rally-goers are purportedly seen marching in the streets of Tehran while chanting anti-government slogans on Monday.
--Alexandra Sandels in Beirut
Video credit: YouTube