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    QOM, IRAN: Iran's Revolutionary Guards fire test missiles during the first phase of military manoeuvres in the central desert outside the holy city of Qom, 02 November 2006. The Islamic republic fired its longer-range missile on exercise for the first time today as it began 10 days of war games amid a mounting standoff with the West over its nuclear programme. AFP PHOTO/FARS NEWS (Photo credit should read -/AFP/Getty Images)

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