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'Nine more killed' in Iran protests

'Nine more killed' in Iran protests

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Nine more people, including an 11-year-old boy, have been killed as anti-government protests continued across Iran on Tuesday.That brings the number of people killed in six days of unrest to at least 21 people.State TV says six rioters were killed in the town of Qahdarijan, during an attack on a police station. The clashes were sparked off as protesters tried to steal guns, according to reports.Two people, a 20-year-old man and a boy aged 11, died in the town of Khomeinishahr and a member of the Revolutionary Guards was killed in nearby Kahriz Sang.About 100 people were detained overnight in the region where most of the unrest was occurring, near the central city of Isfahan, according to state TV.Another 450 have been held over the last three days in the capital Tehran, according to the se...