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Iranian attacker 'to be blinded'

An Iranian man is due to be blinded today by a court ordered process assisted by a doctor.

This comes as a punishment for him throwing acid into the face of a woman who refused to marry him and blinding her.

The BBC's Adam Mynott has been monitoring the case.

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