In the Eastern part of Tehran, Iran, there was a gas explosion, which appeared in the sky a bright flash. It is reported by Al Arabiya, with reference to the press service of the defense Ministry.

Tank with technical gas exploded in the center of one of the objects of the defense Ministry. Military installations are not affected. At the scene arrived firemen, there were no casualties.

Earlier it was reported that in Tehran, a massive explosion in the sky came a bright flash of orange. A New York Times reporter farnaz Fassihi wrote on Twitter that the explosion occurred near a military base in Parchin where Iran conducted nuclear tests.