A powerful explosion at a medical clinic in northern Tehran has killed at least 19 people, Iranian media report. Authorities initially said that 13 people were killed and six others injured in the blast at the Sina At’har health center on June 30. But Jalal Maleki, spokesman for the Tehran Fire Department, was quoted as saying that firefighters recovered six more bodies after the ensuring blaze was extinguished. The dead included 15 women and four men, Maleki said, adding that firefighters had rescued 20 people.
Source: 19 dead following gas leak explosion in Tehran