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56 killed in crush at Soleimani's funeral, as Iran vows revenge on US

General Qassem Soleimani's burial began in the early evening in the southeastern Iranian city of Kerman

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US Iran tensions | US Iran deal | US iRAN RELATIONS

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Qasem Soleimani
Mourners attend a funeral procession of the Iranian Major-General Qassem Soleimani. Reuters

At least 56 people were killed in a stampede as tens of thousands of mourners packed streets for the funeral of a slain Iranian military commander in his hometown on Tuesday, forcing his burial to be delayed by several hours, state media said.

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First Published: Wed, January 08 2020. 01:36 IST

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