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    Iranian professor defends executions

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    Iran has hanged two men over protests that followed the country's disputed presidential election in June last year.

    The two men were allegedley working to "overthrow the Iranian regime".

    Speaking to Al Jazeera, Mohammad Marandi, a politics professor at Tehran University, defended the executions.

    (28 Jan 2010)