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Report: Iranian fencer goes missing

By the CNN Wire Staff
STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • He was in France for a competition
  • The fencer was scheduled to go to Guangju, China
RELATED TOPICS
  • Iran
  • Fencing

Tehran, Iran (CNN) -- An Iranian fencer who competed at an event in France has gone missing, a semi-official Iranian news outlet reported Wednesday.

Mashregh reported that Mohammad Hossein Ebrahimi, a member of the country's fencing team, participated in an event in France but disappeared on the way to an airport. The competition took place between November 4 and last Saturday.

Ebrahimi was scheduled to leave France for Guangju in China for a competition there, Mashregh said.