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With the Marchers: A resident reports from the streets and the rooftops.”

The BBC interviews Caspian Makan, the fiance of Neda Agha-Soltan whose murder at the hands of the Basij was witnessed by the world  on YouTube (warning: this video is very graphic).

Demonstrators help an injured riot cop. (via Nico Pitney)

Has there been a “crack in the Revolutionary Guards?”

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