Netizens #RememberIran ahead of elections anniversary
Netizens #RememberIran ahead of elections anniversaryThree years after Iran's disputed elections, activists recall the start of the Green Movement.
TEHRAN, IRAN - A woman protestor stands in front of burning rubbish while wearing a mask on July 9, 2009 in Tehran, Iran. Following unrest in the wake of the disputed presidental elections, demonstrators were met by force and tear gas rounds fired by Iranian police and Basij. (Photo by Getty Images)
Activists are using the hashtag #RememberIran to commemorate the third anniversary of the disputed Iranian presidential election. The resulting protests, during the week of June 13, 2009, launched what became popularly known as the 'Green Movement.'
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