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The 1000-ton structure is now being built at Khorramshahr Yard and is now 97 percent complete.
The initial Iraqi attack was a blitzkrieg invasion of Iran's oil-rich southwestern province of Khuzestan, centred on the cities of Ahvaz, Abadan and Khorramshahr. Caught by surprise, the best that Iran's limited local military forces and self-organised militias could do there was conduct an asymmetric guerrilla campaign to hold up the Iraqi advance while awaiting reinforcements from the north.
4 to have armed its long-range Khorramshahr missiles (2,000km range) with 2-ton "home-made guided warheads." Tehran said the upgraded version had been renamed Khorramshahr 2.
"Conquest of Khorram shahr," a black and white photo by Saeid Sadeqi that depicts Iranian soldiers celebrating the liberation of Khorramshahr at the Friday Mosque in the city was sold for 750 million rials ($6,800).
Protesters gathered on June 29 in a main city square in Khorramshahr, Khuzestan Province, over water-related issues.
ISLAMABAD -- Iraqi ministry on Sunday announced that an Iraqi sea transportation company has transported 46 passengers to Khorramshahr.
BAGHDAD (NINA) - Iran has announced the re-launch of the maritime shipping line with Basra after a period of suspension by setting up a passenger ship on the banks of Khorramshahr port in southwestern Iran coming from Basra.
The official also said that the construction of a railway project that links the Iranian southern city of Khorramshahr with Basra Province in southern Iraq would begin this year.
Khorramshahr along with the nearby city of Abadan has been the scene of protest for the past few days because of the shortage of drinking water.
Deputy Interior Minister for Security Affairs Hossein Zolfaghari was quoted by state-run IRNA news agency as saying that an armed person attacked 11 persons, including a civilian, resulting in clashes between the police and the protesters in Khorramshahr city.
Besides welcoming the ferry between Karachi and ChabAahar, Akhundi hoped that the service would be extended between Gawadar, Khorramshahr and other port cities.