several strong explosions shook RajaChimie complex affiliated with the Ministry of Defense industries and caused a lot of damages. RajaCimie complex is located in Shahriar, Malard road, after Bidganeh village, close to Safadasht area.
This complex which is very important to the Ministry of Defense, is located in a very fortified area adjacent to Air Force garrisons and the Revolutionary Guards Centre of Missile studies.
Immediately after today’s explosions, the director of RajaChimie complex ordered all authorities involved through a written instruction to avoid giving any information about this explosion and its damages and losses. In order to prevent the leakage of information about the location and details of explosion, firefighters were denied entry to the complex and only internal firefighters of the complex tried to extinguish the fire due to explosion.
In order to keep the location of the explosion secret, the security apparatus of the mullahs’ regime announced through a prepared news release that was given to state media that this explosion occurred in the storage of a chemical factory that belonged to a private company in Shahriar.
On November 12, 2011, in a huge explosion in the missile unit of the Revolutionary Guards in the proximity of this area, Brig. General Hassan Moghaddam along with a number of guards and other officials involved in the mullahs’ missile projects were killed.
Secertariat of the National Council of Resistance of Iran
May 7, 2013