(Persia Digest) – The funeral ceremony for 150 martyrs of the holy defense war led by Saddam against Iran has been held in Tehran with a number of civil and military dignitaries and people in attendance.

The bodies of the blessed martyrs will be buried in provinces across Iran as from Saturday.

115 are unknown soldiers and 35 have been identified by DNA tests. Another two were martyred by terrorists in the Syrian war.

The citizens of Tehran also held a passionate farewell ceremony at the Museum of the Islamic Revolution and the Holy Defense last night.

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