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Funerals follow protests in Bahrain and Iran

Hamad I Mohammed / Reuters

Family members and supporters of Fadel al-Matrook, a protester who was killed on Tuesday morning during police clashes, carry his coffin from the mortuary for a funeral in Manama, Bahrain on Feb. 16.


People carry a poster of reformist opposition leader Mehdi Karroubi dressed as Uncle Sam, a representation of the U.S. government, during the funeral in Tehran, Iran on Feb. 16 of Sanee Zhaleh, a student who was shot dead during an opposition rally on Monday. Iranian government supporters clashed with their opponents on Wednesday during the ceremony, state broadcaster IRIB reported. The poster on right reads: "BBC and [Mir Hossein] Mousavi are British agents."

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