Iran's Guard warns opposition over burning photos

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, delivers his sermon in front of a picture of the late spiritual leader Ayatollah Khomeini, Friday, June 19, 2009. (AP Photo/Hayat News Agency, Meisam Hosseini)

December 13, 2009 4:30:24 AM PST
Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard on Sunday called for the protesters who tore up pictures of the revered Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini to be punished, in the latest pressure on the opposition movement.