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Iran backtracks on missile firing report
By REUTERS AND JPOST.COM STAFF
Senior navy commander denies Fars news agency reports that navy fired long-range missiles in war games; Mehr news agency says Iran will offer fresh nuclear negotiations in letter to EU.
Iran’s senior navy commander denied state media reports that the Islamic Republic had test-fired long-range missiles during a naval drill on Saturday, saying the missiles would be launched in the coming days.
Mahmoud Mousavi told Iran’s English-language Press TV “the exercise of launching missiles will be carried out in the coming days.”