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Iran 'successfully launches' ballistic missile
By Xinhua
Saturday, September 23, 2017, 13:13 By Xinhua

The new Iranian long-range missile Khoramshahr (front) is displayed during the annual military parade marking the anniversary of the outbreak of its devastating 1980-1988 war with Saddam Hussein's Iraq, on Sept 22, 2017 in Tehran. (STR/ AFP)

TEHRAN - Iran has successfully launched a ballistic missile with a range of 2,000 km, the country's Press TV reported on Saturday.     

Press TV broadcast a footage released by the government of "the successful test-launch of its new ballistic missile, Khoramshahr, a few hours after it was unveiled during a military parade in the capital city of Tehran on Friday."     

The report said the missile was launched late Friday, without providing further details.  

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