Explosion at a petrochemical station in Southern Iran.
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The Iranian International Channel reported on Twitter that an explosion occurred in Bandar Mahshahr petrochemical station in Khuzestan Province, south Iran. As a result of the explosion a fire broke out and is currently being extinguished by fire fighters.
It is not yet known what caused the explosion, but had a series of mysterious explosions and fire in recent years, some of which were blamed on Israel by the Iranian regime with little to no evidence. Two days earlier a fire was reported at the petrochemical facility’s parking. The perpetrators were found and were armed. They were eventually arrested by Iranian authorities.
There have been no reports regarding injuries or casualties. More details to follow.