Jan 9, 2019, 5:55 PM
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Chief Prosecutor escaped assassination attempt

Yasouj, January 9, IRNA - Chief Prosecutor of Kohgiluyeh and Boyer- Ahmad Province escaped assignation attempt on his life in Yasouj.

An informant official said on Wednesday afternoon that Gholam Reza Mazarei was target of an assassination attempt by an armed person or people when he was heading to his house in Yasuj on Wednesday evening.

He did not want to be named, adding that the armed attack left Mazarei and his entourage without any injury but his vehicle had been damaged.

The official said the issue was being investigated by security forces and law enforcement.

Currently, Mazarei is in his office in the courthouse of Kohgiluyeh and Boyer- Ahmad, and the Judicial Protection Force refuses to bring reporters to the courthouse of the province.

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