IRAN

Amateur footage of Iranian protestor fighting back

According to our Observer Omid Habibini, this footage of the post-election protests in Tehran was posted online on Sunday. Dozens of amateur videos of street riots and police clashes have emerged since President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's landslide victory was announced on Saturday. But this clip we found particularly interesting as we clearly see a woman physically attacking the police, and subsequently facing a beating herself. See the video...

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According to our Observer Omid Habibini, this footage of the post-election protests in Tehran was posted online on Sunday. Dozens of amateur videos of street riots and police clashes have emerged since President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's landslide victory was announced on Saturday. But this clip we found particularly interesting as we clearly see a woman physically attacking the police, and subsequently facing a beating herself.

The video