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  2/16/2013, Adar 6, 5773

Despite Reports, Iran Blames Israel for Assassination

Iran is blaming Israel for the assassination of General Hassan Shatri despite reports that his death was carried out by the Syrian opposition. 

A statement by members of the Foreign Affairs and Defense Committee of the Iranian Parliament claimed that "the Zionist regime will receive a crushing response in due course to the savage assassination of General Shatri."

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