Blast at Iran military base killed 15 – official

TEHRAN, (Reuters) – Fifteen Iranian servicemen  were killed and several others seriously wounded in an explosion  today at a military base near Tehran that happened as  troops were moving munitions, a Revolutionary Guards spokesman  told state TV.
“My dear colleagues in the Revolutionary Guards were moving  munitions in one of the arsenals at that base when, due to an  incident, an explosion happened,” Ramezan Sharif told news  channel IRINN.
“Some of the casualties are reported to be in a critical  condition,” he added.

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