Sep 23, 2018, 6:28 PM
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Iranian Assyrians slam Ahvaz terror attack

Tehran, Sept 23, IRNA – The Assyrian Association of Tehran condemned the September 22 terror attack in the city of Ahvaz in SW Iran and called it ‘a terrific crime.’

'The Assyrian Association of Tehran expresses condolences over the martyrdom of tens of Iranians in the savage attack in Ahvaz,' the statement read.

'The aggression revealed the true nature of the criminals behind the attack. The world will never forget the crime,' it added.

The statement added, 'World Assyrians society stands by the Iranian nation against coward terrorists.'

At least 25 people were killed and more than 60 others injured during September 22 terror attack in Ahvaz, capital of Khuzestan Province.

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

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