Funeral of General Qasem Soleiman, Kerman, Iran 07/01/2020

Stampede kills dozens at Iranian general’s funeral

BEIRUT — A stampede at the funeral for slain Iranian general Qasem Soleimani killed 56 people on Tuesday and injured more than 200, the Iranian news agency reported, delaying the massive procession for several hours before he was buried in his home city of Kerman.

Stampede at Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani's funeral kills at least 56

Iranian state TV reported Tuesday that at least 56 people were killed and 213 injured in a stampede at a funeral procession for the nation’s slain Gen. Qasem Soleimani in his hometown of Kerman in southeastern Iran.

Iran stampede 'kills dozens' as huge crowds attend funeral for slain general

Iranian media say more than 50 people have been killed and scores more injured in a stampede that erupted during the final stage of funeral processions for late General Qassem Soleimani, who was killed in a US strike in Iraq last week.

Iranian general Qassem Soleimani's funeral leads to deadly stampede with dozens dead

Iranian state television has reported 50 people have been killed and 213 others injured in a stampede at a funeral procession for slain general Qassem Soleimani.

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