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Iran coastguard detains 5 foreigners in Persian Gulf

Tehran, The coastguards in Iran's southwestern province of Khuzestan confiscated a foreign fishing boat and its five crew members.

The foreign fishing boat was fishing in Iran's territorial waters when it was seized by the Iranian coastguards, Khuzestan border guard commander told the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA).

General Abdollah Nazarpour said that the detainees have been referred to the judiciary and their boat has been confiscated.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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