Breaking: Powerful explosion rocks city in southeast Iran (video)


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Originally published at: Breaking: Powerful explosion rocks city in southeast Iran (video)

BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:30 A.M.) - A powerful explosion ripped through a city in southeastern Iran this morning, Iranian officials told state TV.

Citing Mohammad Hadi Marashi, the deputy security chief of Sistan and Baluchestan province, Iranian state TV reported an explosion near the police headquarters in the city of of Chabahar.

According to the Iranian state TV, the explosion took place along Chabahar’s Shahid Rigi Boulevard.

“This morning a bomb inside a car exploded near a police station in Chabahar and four people were injured,” an official told state TV.

Iranian state TV reported that 3 people were killed and several others wounded in a “terrorist attack” in the southeastern port city.