Feb 15, 2019, 12:43 PM
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Ankara stood by Tehran in countering terrorism

Tehran, Feb 15, IRNA – Turkey's embassy in Tehran in a message on Friday censured the fatal terrorist attacks in Zahedan in Sistan-Baluchestan Province, southeastern Iran, martyring 27 and injuring a number of other Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) forces.

Turkey has stood by brotherly Iranian nation and government in countering terrorism, the message reads.

Turkey's embassy in Tehran also extended condolences to the bereaved families of the martyrs and sympathized with those injured in the brutal attack.

Public Relations Department of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) Quds Headquarters in a statement late Wednesday said 27 were martyred and 13 wounded in the Khash-Zahedan road terror attack.

The statement added the bus carrying IRGC border guards, who were on their way home after the end of a mission, was targeted by a suicide bomber.
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