'Clerics get lost!': Iran protests rage on over passenger plane disaster


Protesters denouncing Iran's clerical rulers took to the streets and riot police deployed to face them on Monday, in a third day of demonstrations after authorities acknowledged shooting down a passenger plane by accident.

Demonstrations in Iran, some met by a violent crackdown, are the latest twist in one of the most serious escalations between Washington and Tehran since Iran's 1979 Islamic Revolution. Video showed students on Monday chanting slogans including “Clerics get lost!” outside universities in the city.....

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