Iranian soldier opened fire on colleagues at air base, wounds 10

Vastavam web:  An Iranian soldier opened fire on his colleagues, wounding 10 of them at a military air base in south Tehran, the semi-official Mehr news agency reported today. The report offered no motive for the attack. State media did not immediately report the shooting, which Mehr said took place in Kahrizak, which is on the southern outskirts of Tehran.In July, a soldier opened fire on his comrades, killing three and wounding six at a military base in the town of Abyek, some 100 kilometres west of Tehran.

The assailant reportedly shot himself in the incident, but survived and was taken to a nearby hospital.In September, a soldier killed himself after shooting to death three of his comrades in the south of the country.