Blast reported at military base near Tehran

By REUTERS
November 12, 2011 12:50

 
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TEHRAN - An explosion occurred at a military base to the west of the Iranian capital Tehran on Saturday, Iranian media reported, giving few initial details.

The student news agency ISNA quoted Alireza Janeh, head of security issues at the Tehran governor's office, as saying: "The sound of this blast came from outside Tehran, to the west of the province ... it was in one of the military bases there."

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