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Iran lawmaker says some 3,700 arrested amid protests, unrest

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates/January 09, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Iranian security forces arrested some 3,700 people during widespread protests and unrest over the past two weeks, a lawmaker said Tuesday, offering a far higher number than authorities previously released. The demonstrations, which began Dec. 28 over economic grievances, quickly spread across the country to become the largest seen … Continue reading Iran lawmaker says some 3,700 arrested amid protests, unrest