Iranian nuclear scientists Mohsen Fakhrizadeh have been killed, state media write

Tehran, Iran (CNN)A major Iranian nuclear scientist, Mohsen Fakhrizadeh-Mahavadi, was killed outside the Tehran capital on Friday, IRIB Iranian state media and Tasnim semi-official news agencies reported.

Despite previous denials by the Iranian Atomic Organization, state media and semi-official news agencies said Fakhrizadeh-Mahavadi was killed.

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