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Iran protests: In pictures

Photos from the day's protests around the world, on the anniversary of the 1979 Iranian Revolution.

From Paris to Bangalore, demonstrators turned out to show their solidarity with the Green Movement protesters inside Iran.

Here are a few photos from the day's events:

 

Demonstrators chanting slogans stage a mock execution in front of the Iranian embassy in Berlin. Photograph: John MacDougall/AFP/Getty Images.

 

Berlin demonstrators brandish photographs allegedly showing dissenting youths facing trial in Iran. Photograph: John MacDougall/AFP/Getty Images.

 

A statue of Neda Agha Soltan, shot dead during protests against her country's disputed June 2009 elections, is displayed at a demonstration against the Iranian regime in front of the Italian parliament. Photograph: Andreas Solaro/AFP/Getty Images.

 

Women show their support for the Green Movement in front of the Iranian embassy in Paris. Photograph: Fred Dufour/AFP/Getty Images.

 

In India, an Iranian student holds up a placard at a rally in Bangalore today. Photograph: Dibyangshu Sarkar/AFP/Getty Images.

 

A woman makes her protest with a banner outside the Iranian embassy in Stockholm today. Photograph: Henrik Montgomery/AFP/Getty Images.

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