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  • n  a demonstration held in opposition to another demonstration
    supporters of the president organized a counterdemonstration in his support

  • When Sadegh Ghotbzadeh, director of national radio and television, called for a counterdemonstration, 100,000 people flooded into the spring sunshine, half of them in chadors.
  • He summoned his supporters to Beirut last week for a counterdemonstration, which drew hundreds of thousands of Shi'ites and other pro-Hizballah Lebanese into the capital's Riad al .
  • At the other end of the town Communists staged a counterdemonstration.

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