Assal Pahlevan

Correspondent and Host, Channel One TV

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Correspondent and host on Channel One, Persian satellite television based in Los Angeles, California

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Another day, another mass protest on the streets of Tehran, this time with many people wearing black to signify mourning for those killed since last Friday's elections.

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