Sep 25, 2018, 5:17 PM
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Moscow's Patriarch condemns terrorist attack in Ahvaz

Moscow, Sept 25, IRNA - Moscow's Patriarch Cyril condemned the terrorist attack of Ahvaz that left 24 people killed.

The terrorist attack targeted Saturday a military parade and the civilian bystanders in the southwestern city of Ahvaz. At least 24 people, including children, were killed and some 60 people were injured by the terrorists.

The patriarch in his message also offered condolences to Iranian people over the casualties of the attack.

There is no justification for such vicious terrorist act, and the civilized world will never tolerate violence as a means of attaining political goals, he said.

Therefore the terrorists will have no future, the patriarch added.

So far, thirty countries through their ambassadors and senior officials have condemned the terrorist attack.

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