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IRGC Announces "Incident during Ammunition Transportation" as Cause of Today Blast
"The blast happened during the transportation of ammunition," Head of the IRGC's Public Relations Office General Ramadan Sharif said on Saturday.
The General also announced that "15 people have been martyred and some others have been injured in the incident".
He did not mention the exact number of the wounded, but said some were in critical condition.
Sharif added that a team of military experts are investigating the incident.
Earlier reports said that the blast took place in the cache of ammunitions at the IRGC military base in the village of Bidgoneh, in the vicinity of Malard in the Northern Alborz province 40km to the West of the capital, Tehran.
An Israeli source with extensive senior political and military experience provides an exclusive report that it was the work of the Mossad in collaboration with the MEK. It is widely known within intelligence circles that the Israeli intelligence agency uses the MEK for varied acts of espionage and terror ranging from fraudulent Iranian memos alleging work on nuclear trigger devices to assassinations of nuclear scientists and bombings of sensitive military installations. Read more: www.pbs.org...