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Relying On Citizen Journalists

Since Iran is prohibiting foreign journalists from leaving their offices to write, film, or take photographs, media outlets are relying heavily on the work of citizen journalists to send images of the protests out of the country and to the rest of the world.

These powerful photographs of the June 17 opposition protests on or near Tehran's Haft-e-tir Square were sent to us today by a photographer who wishes to remain anonymous for security reasons.