Shooting incident in Iran parliament, news agencies report

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Posted: Jun 07, 2017 2:14 AM

LONDON (Reuters) - Two semi-official Iranian news agencies, Fars and Mehr, reported on Wednesday a shooting at the Iranian parliament.

"A person entered Iranian parliament today and started shooting at the guards. He shot one of the guards in the leg and ran away," the agencies reported on their telegram feeds.

Reuters was unable to independently verify the reports.

(Reporting by Bozorgmehr Sharafedin; Editing by Mark Potter)