— Hasan Sari (@HasanSari7) July 9, 2020
- Major Explosion Rocks Iran Again, the 3rd Blast in 3 Weeks
by Farnaz Fassihi, https://www.nytimes.com/, 9 July 2020
The precise location of Friday’s explosion was unclear, but analysts said there are several military and training facilities in the area.
An explosion rocked western Tehran early Friday, state media reported, causing widespread power failures in two residential areas and unnerving Iranians awakened for the third consecutive week by an early-morning blast.
The precise location of Friday’s explosion was unclear, but analysts said there are several military and training facilities in the area that could be the target of sabotage. A cause was not immediately determined.
- Explosion reported in Tehran, latest in series of blasts in Iran
by https://www.timesofisrael.com/, 10 July 2020
Iranian media reports incident in western part of capital; follows explosions at sensitive sites in Iran in past several weeks
- Iran state media says explosion heard in Tehran
by https://www.dw.com/, 9 July 2020
The IRIB news agency didn’t reveal the details of the blast, but cited social media reports as a source. Journalist Hasan Sari said that the blast allegedly targeted a missile facility of the IRGC.