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Watch: Unrest in Iran, police beat up protesters

Jun 24, 2009 12:58 PM IST India India
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An amateur video shot in Iran has emerged which shows crowd of protesters in Tehran scattering as security forces arrive on the scene. The video contains visuals of people being beaten up by police. A special court has been set up by the Iranian authorities to study the cases of those arrested during protests.

Iranian authorities say, 17 protesters have been killed in a week of unrest after the re-election of President Ahmadinejad.