Benetton clothing store torched in Iran - report
01-Jan-2009 (one comment)

ISNA news agency reported. Benetton "is said to be linked with the Zionist network," government newspaper Iran charged, adding that its opening in the Islamic Republic "has sparked several disputes over the past two years and people and student bodies objected to its activities."

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by Killjoy (not verified) on

"The store, located on Dowlat Street in upmarket north Tehran, 'was set on fire by unknown people,' conservative Jomhuri Eslami newspaper and several other media reported."AFP

Obviously this incident was not sparked by a recent statement by the head of Iran's Revolutionary Guards who said the armed forces would support students and Baseejis if and when they decide to attack foeign embassies/interests in Tehran.