Sep 23, 2018, 6:30 PM
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UNAMI condemns terror attack in Ahvaz

Tehran, 23 Sept, IRNA-- The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq, including its Liaison Office in Tehran, strongly denounces the terror strike which took place on Saturday 22 September in Iran's southern city of Ahvaz, according to a report received by IRNA from United Nations Information Center (UNIC) in Tehran.

During the indiscriminate attack carried out on Saturday morning, four gunmen affiliated with the separatist group 'Al-Ahwaz' opened fire on a military parade and targeted civilians, the military and the security forces.

The assault claimed the lives of military personnel and civilians, with dozens injured.

The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq offers its deepest condolences to the government and people of Iran, in particular to the families of the victims.

It also wished speedy recovery for the injured.

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