July 17, 2009 4:02 PM

With Mousavi in audience, Rafsanjani assails Iran's leaders

Government security forces beat demonstrators and fired tear gas in central Tehran Friday after one of the country's most influential clerics told a huge crowd of opposition supporters that the government would lose its claim to Islamic legitimacy if it didn't address widespread doubts about the results of June's presidential election.

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