Embassies Attacked by Both Sides of Iran Conflict

About a hundred Basij dressed as civilians Tuesday tried to assault the ltalian Embassy shouting ‘Death to Italy’ and ‘Death to Berlusconi (Italian Prime Minister). Iranians protested at Italian, French and Dutch embassies in Tehran denouncing support for Iran’s opposition movement.

Green paint was splashed on one of the stone pillars at the gate of the Iranian Embassy in Paris.

Green is a symbol for the reform movement in Iran and for opposition leader Mir Hossein Mousavi. His backers claim he was the rightful winner in June presidential elections, not victorious incumbent President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.

Taiwan News Green paint on pillar of Iranian Embassy in Paris

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