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Security forces disperse opposition protests as hundreds of thousands of government supporters gather in a central square of the Iranian capital to mark the 31st anniversary of the revolution that created the Islamic republic.
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Islamic Revolution Anniversary

Feb. 11: In an image made from video provided by Iranian State TV, pro-government demonstrators gather in the central square of Tehran to mark the 31st anniversary of Iran's 1979 Islamic Revolution.

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Islamic Revolution Anniversary

Feb. 1: An Iranian man shows pictures of the late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini at the Behesht-e Zahra cemetery, just outside Tehran, Iran. On Feb. 1, 1979, after 14 years in exile, late Iranian revolutionary founder Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini returned from Paris and became the de facto leader of Iran.

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Islamic Revolution Anniversary

** CORRECTS DATE TO FEB. 11 ** An image made from video provided by Iranian State TV, pro-government demonstrators gather in the central square of Tehran to mark the 31st anniversary of Iran's 1979 Islamic Revolution Thursday Feb. 11, 2010. (AP Photo/IRIB via APTN)

Islamic Revolution Anniversary

Feb. 11: Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, left, greets well wishers from his car, as he attends a rally commemorating the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, in Tehran, Iran. Ahmadinejad claimed Thursday that Iran has produced its first batch of uranium enriched to a higher level just two days after it said it began the process, showcasing new advances in its controversial nuclear program.

Islamic Revolution Anniversary

Feb. 11: Pro-government Iranian demonstrators attend a rally at the Azadi (freedom) Sq. in Tehran, Iran, commemorating the 31st anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution that toppled the U.S.-backed late Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi. Azadi (freedom) monument tower is seen at left.

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Islamic Revolution Anniversary

Feb. 11: In this photo released by the semi-official Iranian Fars News Agency, pro-government demonstrators walk toward Azadi (freedom) Sq. in Tehran, Iran.

Islamic Revolution Anniversary

Feb. 11: In an image made from video provided by Iranian State TV, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad speaks at a rally in Tehran marking the 31st anniversary of the revolution that created the Islamic republic.

Islamic Revolution Anniversary

Feb. 11: Pro-government Iranian demonstrators attend a rally commemorating the anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, as they hold posters of late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini, right, supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, and anti-U.S. placard, at the Azadi (Freedom) Sq. in Tehran.

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Islamic Revolution Anniversary

Feb. 11: Police officers stand guard, front, as pro-government Iranian demonstrators attend a rally commemorating anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution, at the Azadi (freedom) Square in Tehran, Iran.

Islamic Revolution Anniversary

Feb. 11: In an image made from video provided by Iranian State TV, pro-government demonstrators gather in the central square of Tehran to mark the 31st anniversary of Iran's 1979 Islamic Revolution

Clashes Mark Revolution Day

Security forces disperse opposition protests as hundreds of thousands of government supporters gather in a central square of the Iranian capital to mark the 31st anniversary of the revolution that created the Islamic republic.

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