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A reader writes:

Listening to BBC Persian, one journalist reported from Tehran. He was reporting from "Yadgare Emam" highway and he was in Azadi Sq before. He was reporting Sepah and Special Gard and police are everywhere and they don't let anybody to get together. Heavy military presence everywhere.

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