Nudnik - n. U.S. colloq. Esp. in Jewish usage: a pestering, nagging, or irritating person
Street demonstrations calling for democratic reform are spreading in cities throughout western Iran.Interestingly, opposition sources are claiming that these demonstrations were inspired by elections in Iraq.
The Iranian opposition has reported clashes between Kurdish pro-democracy forces and authorities in western Iran. The opposition said battles took place in Baneh, Mahabad, Marivan, Piranshahr and Sanandaj.