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Consensus is building on social media that the explosion may have taken place at a military base in or near Tehran, where nuclear activity was being conducted and where UN International Atomic Energy Agency IAEA) inspectors were barred from entry by Iranian authorities. The Parchin military complex is located just 20 kilometers (about 12 miles) southeast of downtown Tehran.
no dead apparently but it did happen.Didnt something like this happen back in 2014 as well? guess pompeo just announced new sanctions right before the explosion so they may have trouble replacing anything hard to get that may have blown up
The explosion heard and seen by residents in the Iranian capital Tehran occurred in the military complex of Parchin, resulting in a fire that was controlled by firefighters and causing no casualties, local media quoted a Defense Ministry spokesman as saying. The explosion felt by Tehran residents hours ago took place in an industrial gas warehouse near a Ministry of Defense headquarters, according to reports.
Consensus is building on social media that the explosion may have taken place at a military base in or near Tehran
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