Sep 25, 2018, 12:25 AM
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Perpetrators of Ahvaz terrorist attack identified

Tehran, Sept 25, IRNA – Intelligence Ministry in a statement on Monday announced identification of perpetrators of September 22 terror attack in Ahvaz.

The five-member terrorist group is affiliated to Takfiri separatist groups supported by the Arab reactionary countries.

The statement further noted that security forces managed to ascertain identities of the five-man terrorist group and discover the team’s house and arrest 22 of their supporters as well as those involved in the incident.

Some explosives, military tools and communication facilities were confiscated from their home.

Intelligence Minister expressed condolences to the families of the martyrs and ensured the Iranian nation that it will monitor the terrorist groups anywhere in the region and world and punish them.

At least 25 people, including women and children, were killed and more than 60 others 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 responsibility for the attack.
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