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24 killed, 53 wounded in Iran parade attack: state media

Sep 22. 2018
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By Agence France-Presse
Tehran

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Twenty-four people were killed and 53 wounded by militants who opened fire on a military parade in southwestern Iran on Saturday, the official IRNA news agency reported.

"The number of martyrs of the terrorist incident reached 24, some of whom were women and children among the spectators," IRNA said, adding that the death toll could rise further as many of the wounded were in critical condition.

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