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35 Killed In Stampede At Funeral Of Iran General Soleimani Killed By US: State Media

The TV says the stampede erupted in Kerman, the hometown of Gen. Qassem Soleimani where the procession was underway on Tuesday.

35 Killed In Stampede At Funeral Of Iran General Soleimani Killed By US: State Media
Coffins of Gen. Qassem Soleimani and others who were killed in Iraq by a U.S. drone strike, are carried on a truck surrounded by mourners during a funeral procession at the Enqelab-e-Eslami (Islamic Revolution) square in Tehran, Iran. | AP Photo
35 Killed In Stampede At Funeral Of Iran General Soleimani Killed By US: State Media
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2020-01-07T15:36:20+05:30

Iranian state television says 35 people have been killed and 48 others injured in a stampede that erupted at a funeral procession for a general slain in a US airstrike.

The TV says the stampede erupted in Kerman, the hometown of Gen. Qassem Soleimani where the procession was underway on Tuesday.

A procession in Tehran on Monday drew over 1 million people in the Iranian capital, crowding both main thoroughfares and side streets in Tehran.

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