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June 17th, 2009
08:33 PM ET

Gunfire Erupts During Interview

When Kyra Phillips interviewed UC San Diego professor Babak Rahimi in Tehran we were stunned when he very calmly referenced gunfire going on in the background. He was definitely calm under pressure. Watch Kyra's interview with him on Iran's cyberrevolution and listen as the gunshots get louder.


Tune in to CNN Newsroom with Kyra Phillips as we continue to check in with Professor Rahimi.

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  1. Darrell C

    I'm concerned about what Obama did yesterday. He signed an executive order giving GAYS and LESBIANS who live together medical benefits. I'm not against that, but correct me if I'm wrong. In most states its ILLEGAL for GAYS AND LESBIANS TO MARRY, yet Obama is "giving" the federal employee's coverage of that following. If a man and woman... Read More simply live together and are federal employee's, they don't have those same rights........you have to be GAY or LESBIAN to get medical coverage. Whats wrong with that picture ??
    I thought the 60's was the civil rights movement, but it appears old laws get swept under the carpet and if your a government official, you just proclaim something and its law. What happened to WE THE PEOPLE and OUR CONSTITUTION. Is there "two" laws ?

    June 18, 2009 at 8:21 am |
  2. Kyra

    on Iran the breaking news continue but It's different in the would if you look at T.V. canada the media announce the big protest of Mr Moussavi and also with the others worry of the population Canadian prime minister of Canada Mr Stephen Harper say people Iranian to choose their chief and he wait the ask of U.N. include the premer ministers and the president of others country are you forget John McCaine in the last campaingn 2008 he Bomb Bomb Bomb he speak against Iran make attention to media republican with the republican behind their head yes the situation in Iran It's not jovial or joyful to have you to think to people innocent in this country if you make to cause a war again the leaders examine the situation and also not forget than U.N. is there

    June 18, 2009 at 10:52 am |

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