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Gunmen attempt to kill Iranian chief of police

By With Analysis From Monitor Correspondents Around the World, Edited by Susan Garland / February 26, 1982


Iran's chief of police, Col. Ebrahim Hejazi, survived an assassination attempt when gunmen fired on his car Thursday morning, according to Tehran Radio , monitored in London. In a separate attack, unidentified gunmen shot and slightly wounded a Muslim prayer leader.

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