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Hundreds March in Southern Iran to Protest Planned Division of City

Hundreds of Iranians have joined a protest in a southern city to denounce a plan to convert some of its outlying districts into a new city that they fear would rob them of government funding.  Images sent to VOA Persian from Wednesday's protest in Kazerun suggest that about 1,000 people demonstrated peacefully in a city square.  In another YouTube video of the protest posted by, an exiled Iranian dissident website focusing on labor rights in Iran,...

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