UPDATE –MAKE THAT 302 ELITE IRANIAN SOLDIERS DEAD

According to News.com (via Drudge), “The victims all served in the Guards’ Imam Ali battalion in Sistan-Baluchistan, a border province notorious for drug trafficking from neighbouring Afghanistan.” They will be missed.

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