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Iran puts death toll from flooding at 62


TEHRAN: Iranian media are reporting that the number of lifeless from the recent flooding has risen to 62, up from 57 the day before.


A Wednesday file by way of the semi-official Fars news company quotes Ahmad Shojaei, head of the country's forensic medication division, as pronouncing the casualties have been in more than a few provinces that experienced flooding over the past two weeks.


Also on Wednesday, Iran President Hassan Rouhani known as US sanctions that experience allegedly blocked international aid assistance to needy other people in flood-stricken spaces an "unprecedented crime."


Iran has been going through primary flooding that has struck hundreds of villages, cities and towns within the western part of the country, the place authorities declared an emergency in some places.


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