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The area, neighbouring both Pakistan and Afghanistan, has been the scene of occasional clashes between Baluch militants and Iranian forces.
Glenn Close will play a British woman living in Tehran in the season two of Apple TV Plus' series Tehran. The story is about a young Mossad agent sent as an undercover agent into Iran.
- The fire struck the state-owned oil refinery to the south of Tehran, said Mansour Darajati, the director-general of the capital's crisis management team.
The government said 20,000 volunteers in the capital of Tehran and other cities will soon receive Iran's new vaccine, called Fakhra, which an official described to state-run media as being “100% safe,” without providing any evidence or data to support the claim.
- The US military's Central Command said the two B-52s flew over the region accompanied by military aircraft from nations including Israel, Saudi Arabia and Qatar.