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Iran marks 40th anniversary of revolution

Iranians burn U.S. flags during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran.   Meghdad Madadi/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranians burn U.S. flags during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Meghdad Madadi/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranians burn U.S. flags during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Meghdad Madadi/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS
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Iranian people gather as the Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Hossein Zohrevand/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranian people gather as the Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Hossein Zohrevand/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranian people gather as the Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Hossein Zohrevand/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS
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Iranian people gather during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Vahid Ahmadi/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranian people gather during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Vahid Ahmadi/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranian people gather during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Vahid Ahmadi/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS
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Iranian people gather during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran.   Masoud Shahrestani/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranian people gather during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Masoud Shahrestani/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranian people gather during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Masoud Shahrestani/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS
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Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Hossein Zohrevand/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Hossein Zohrevand/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Hossein Zohrevand/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS
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An Iranian woman take selfies during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran.  
 Vahid Ahmadi/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

An Iranian woman take selfies during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Vahid Ahmadi/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

An Iranian woman take selfies during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Vahid Ahmadi/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS
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An Iranian woman carries a picture of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. 
  Masoud Shahrestani/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

An Iranian woman carries a picture of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Masoud Shahrestani/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

An Iranian woman carries a picture of Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Masoud Shahrestani/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS
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Iranians burn U.S. flags during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran.   Meghdad Madadi/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranians burn U.S. flags during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Meghdad Madadi/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranians burn U.S. flags during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Meghdad Madadi/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS
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Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Official President website/via REUTERS

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Official President website/via REUTERS

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Official President website/via REUTERS
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Iranians carry umbrellas during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Vahid Ahmadi/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranians carry umbrellas during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Vahid Ahmadi/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranians carry umbrellas during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Vahid Ahmadi/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS
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Iranian people gather during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Masoud Shahrestani/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranian people gather during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Masoud Shahrestani/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranian people gather during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Masoud Shahrestani/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS
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Iranian people gather as the Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Hossein Zohrevand/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranian people gather as the Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Hossein Zohrevand/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iranian people gather as the Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Hossein Zohrevand/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS
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Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran.   Hossein Zohrevand/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Hossein Zohrevand/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani speaks during a ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Tehran. Hossein Zohrevand/Tasnim News Agency/via REUTERS
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