Several foreigners arrested during unrest: Iran
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Last Updated: Monday, January 04, 2010, 16:36
Tehran: Iran said on Monday several foreign citizens were arrested during clashes between opposition supporters and security forces during a religious festival last month, state television reported.

"Several foreigners are among those who were arrested on the day of Ashura...they were leading a psychological war against the system.”

“They entered Iran two days before Ashura," Intelligence Minister Heidar Moslehi told state TV, without elaborating on the foreigners' nationality.

Bureau Report

First Published: Monday, January 04, 2010, 16:36

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