Iran official: Officer killed in army camp blast was missile expert

14.11.2011                      17.Cheschwan. 5772

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Iran official: Officer killed in army camp blast was missile expert

Gen. Hasan Moghaddam was killed together with 16 other Guard members at a military site outside Bidganeh village, 40 kilometers southwest of Tehran.

A Revolutionary Guard commander killed in an explosion at an ammunition depot west of Tehran was a key figure in Iran's missile program, the elite military force said in a statement Sunday.
Gen. Hasan Moghaddam was killed together with 16 other Guard members Saturday at a military site outside Bidganeh village, 40 kilometers southwest of Tehran. The Guard said the accidental explosion occurred while military personnel were transporting munitions….