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Iran Blames Three Central Asian Countries for Polluting Caspian Sea

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TEHRAN

A deputy head of Iran's Environment Department blamed three Central Asian countries for causing pollution through their oil and gas production activities. Parvin Farshchi said Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan account for the bulk of oil and gas pollution in the Caspian Sea due to their exploration, extraction and transfer activities, SHANA reported on Tuesday. "Iran's share of the Caspia