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TEHRAN (AFP) – Nine Iranians were killed and dozens wounded on Wednesday in a bomb attack on a military parade in the northwestern Kurdish town of Mahabad, Iran’s Arabic-language television channel Al-Alam said.

“The explosion happened in the morning as people were watching the military parade and it left nine dead and dozens wounded, mostly women and children. The explosives were in a bag,” Al-Alam said.