Protests in several parts of the Iranian capital
Arrest of at least two women in Laleh Park and 20 youths in Enghelab Street
NCRI - Protestors mark their protest by anti-regime slogans in Ferdowsi Square and Karegar and Amir-Abad streets. Between Enghelab and Vali Asr, one can see a dense crowd mainly women.
Around 6.00 pm local time, between Park Laleh and Karegar Street, hordes of IRGC charge protesters. At least two women were arrested in the Laleh Park.
Around 6:45 p.m. local time in Enghelab Street, a big crowd was walking towards Eskandar-e Shomali. At least 20 youths are arrested. The agents try to scare brave women by assaulting them under the pretext of "mal-veiling".
In Shiraz, Molla Sadra Street is overflowing with people. Drivers have launched their own demonstration with a concert of horns and traffic jams. Agents in panic bludgeon lustily.
In Isfahan, a crowd has gathered in Mir street.
Secretariat of the National Council of Resistance of Iran
March 8, 2011