IRAN – Sudden attack on an Iranian military parade being held in Ahvaz led to 25 deaths and 60 injuries. Reports suggest that gunmen who were wearing the military uniforms were hiding in a park nearby the parade. As soon as the parade passed from there. They opened the fire
that caused death of many civilians as well.
Also, some extremist groups including Ahvaz National Resistance and Islamic State (IS)
have claimed that they were behind the horrible attack.
Also, the President Hassan Rouhani has promised his citizens that harsh measures will
be taken against the terrorists.
“The response of the Islamic Republic of Iran to the smallest threat will be harsh, but
those who sponsor the terrorists must be held accountable,” he said in a statement.