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Freak dust storm engulfs Tehran, killing 5

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The Extinction Protocol

JUNE 2014IRAN – Iranian authorities warned on Tuesday of harsh weather conditions across the country, a day after a freak sandstorm with record winds killed five people in Tehran. The warning of possible floods and drastic temperature drops, particularly in the northern parts of the country, in the next few days came after Monday’s deadly sandstorm that forced thousands in the capital to run for cover in rush hour. Earlier Tuesday, a warning was issued for a possible second sandstorm that failed to materialize by the evening. “One of the casualties, who was hospitalized after being hit by debris, lost his life due to the severe injuries,” the official IRNA news agency reported Tuesday, raising the death toll to five. The winds, as high as 110-120 kilometers per hour (70-80 miles per hour), leveled trees and swept other heavy material across streets and into the windscreens of cars…

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Written by bobby90247

June 7, 2014 at 3:38 am

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