. And the New York Times report echoes what I am myself seeing and hearing: http://www.ottawacitizen.com/story_print.html?id=4279093&sponsor=.
According to Al Jazeera, it seems some people lost their lives today.
I travel to Tehran, to be part of a five-person jury adjudicating an International Competition within the 29th Fadjr Theatre Festival - Iran's largest festival of theatre. In Canada, I run Volcano - an independent theatre company. In Iran, I am a newcomer.