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Iran arrests 7 at opposition funeral

An Iranian reformist website says authorities have detained several people during the funeral for the father of a top opposition leader. Full story

Son says he met Karroubi in his home in Iran

The son of Iranian opposition figure Mahdi Karroubi says he met his parents in their home, the clearest evidence yet that Karroubi has been under house arrest. Full story

Iranian forces fire tear gas on protesters

Iran's security forces used tear gas and batons to disperse anti-government protesters demanding the release of two opposition leaders, witnesses and anti-government websites said. Full story

Rights group says Iran opposition leaders abducted

An international human rights group said Sunday that the two main Iranian opposition leaders and their wives are in grave danger after security forces apparently abducted them from their homes, where they were under house arrest. Full story

Iran warns opposition against new rallies

Iranian opposition leaders call for new rallies to commemorate the deaths of two people killed during protests, prompting an ominous warning from the government. Full story

Thousands call for execution of Iran's Mousavi

Thousands of government supporters called for the execution of opposition leaders at Friday prayers in the Iranian capital Tehran, following last week's anti-government demonstrations. Full story

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