Iran plane crash lands

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Iranian security forces stand next to the remains of a plane as they secure the scene of a crash near Tehran's Mehrabad airport. (AFP photo)

Iranian security forces stand next to the remains of a plane as they secure the scene of a crash near Tehran's Mehrabad airport. (AFP photo)

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Iranian onlookers gather at the scene of a plane crash near Tehran's Mehrabad airport. (AFP photo)

Iranian onlookers gather at the scene of a plane crash near Tehran's Mehrabad airport. (AFP photo)

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Municipality workers remove the remains of a Iranian plane to clean up the scene of a crash near Tehran's Mehrabad airport. (AFP photo)

Municipality workers remove the remains of a Iranian plane to clean up the scene of a crash near Tehran's Mehrabad airport. (AFP photo)

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A member of Iranian Revolutionary Guards talks on his mobile phone as he looks at the bodies of victims of a passenger plane crash near the capital Tehran, Iran. (AP photo)

A member of Iranian Revolutionary Guards talks on his mobile phone as he looks at the bodies of victims of a passenger plane crash near the capital Tehran, Iran. (AP photo)

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Iranian security forces prevent photographers from taking pictures of the remains of a plane as they secure the scene of a crash near Tehran's Mehrabad airport. (AFP photo)

Iranian security forces prevent photographers from taking pictures of the remains of a plane as they secure the scene of a crash near Tehran's Mehrabad airport. (AFP photo)

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Iranian rescue personnel work at the site of a passenger plane crash near the capital Tehran, Iran. The Sepahan Air Iran-140 regional plane crashed killing tens of people onboard, shortly after takeoff from Tehran's Mehrabad airport on its way to Tabas, a town in eastern Iran, state media reported. (AP photo)

Iranian rescue personnel work at the site of a passenger plane crash near the capital Tehran, Iran. The Sepahan Air Iran-140 regional plane crashed killing tens of people onboard, shortly after takeoff from Tehran's Mehrabad airport on its way to Tabas, a town in eastern Iran, state media reported. (AP photo)

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A picture obtained from Iran's ISNA news agency shows Iranian rescue personnel inspecting the scene of a plane crash near Tehran's Mehrabad airport. (AFP photo)

A picture obtained from Iran's ISNA news agency shows Iranian rescue personnel inspecting the scene of a plane crash near Tehran's Mehrabad airport. (AFP photo)

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A member of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards reacts as he stands next to the remains of a plane that crashed near Tehran's Mehrabad airport. (AFP photo)

A member of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards reacts as he stands next to the remains of a plane that crashed near Tehran's Mehrabad airport. (AFP photo)

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