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Tehran denies Iranian missile experts in North Korea

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Iran on Tuesday denied a South Korean report that its missile experts were in North Korea offering technical assistance for the planned launch of a long-range rocket. 

North Korean soldiers ride on the back of a mutliple launch rocket system during a military parade to mark 100 years since the birth of the country's founder Kim Il-Sung in Pyongyang on April 15. Iran on Tuesday denied a South Korean report that its missile experts were in North Korea offering technical assistance for the planned launch of a long-range rocket.

"This issue is utterly not true," Ramin Mehmanparast, foreign ministry spokesman told reporters.

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