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Iran: former ambassador to Lebanon missing after deadly stampede at hajj in Saudi Arabia

Iranian worshippers chant slogans "death to Al-Saud family", a reference to the rulers of the Saudi kingdom in a reaction to the hajj crush deaths on Thursday, while they listen to the sermons of the Friday prayer in Tehran, Iran, Friday, Sept. 25, 2015. The protest came a day after at least 719 pilgrims died during a crush on the outskirts of the holy city of Mecca. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

Iranian worshippers chant slogans "death to Al-Saud family", a reference to the rulers of the Saudi kingdom in a reaction to the hajj crush deaths on Thursday, while they listen to the sermons of the Friday prayer in Tehran, Iran, Friday, Sept. 25, 2015. The protest came a day after at least 719 pilgrims died during a crush on the outskirts of the holy city of Mecca. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)  (The Associated Press)

Iran's state TV says Ghazanfar Roknabadi, a former ambassador to Lebanon, is among those missing after at least 719 pilgrims died in a stampede during the hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia.

The Saturday broadcast said two Iranian state TV reporters and a prominent political analyst are also missing. At least 134 Iranian pilgrims died and 85 were injured in the Thursday incident, while 354 Iranian pilgrims remain missing, according to the report.

Iran has strongly criticized archrival Saudi Arabia over the disaster, blaming the Saudi government for "incompetence" and "mismanagement" of the annual hajj.