News : Infighting
- Published: Saturday, 15 February 2014
The protest in Dezful (14 Feb)led to clashes between the youths and regime’s repressive forces in various parts of the city.
In these skirmishes the youth broke the windows of at least 30 vehicles belonging to security units. They also clashed with a unit of ‘NOPO’ (special forces dedicated to Khamenei) who had placed barriers and attacked the demonstrators.
In these clashes the youths were able to destroy or remove the barriers.
Residents of Dezful were attacked by the regime’s repressive police but they resisted by throwing rocks in self-defense. A senior police commander was injured and forced to flee the scene, according to some reports.
In addition to the police and special units, intelligence elements and plainclothes agents also used batons and tear gas to attack the demonstrators.