Sep 23, 2018, 3:15 PM
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Venezuela slams Iran deadly terror attack

Tehran, Sept 23, IRNA – Venezuela President Nicolás Maduro in a statement sympathized with bereaved families of the victims of terror attack in southwestern city of Ahvaz.

Venezuela is for other countries in the world in the idea that peace is the only way for humans, Maduro said.

He expressed regret over the terrorist attack which claimed the lives of scores of people, including women and children.

Venezuelan government is standing by the international protestors who are against those threatening global peace and security, the statement reads.

Meanwhile, Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza in a Twitter message extended sympathy and solidarity with the Iranian people and government.

At least 25 people, including women and children, were killed and 60 others were injured during September 22 terror attack in Ahvaz which took place during a military parade held to mark the 38th anniversary of an eight-year imposed war against Iran.

The self-proclaimed Saudi-affiliated Al-Ahwaz terrorist group claimed the responsibility for the attack.

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