Iran FM accuses ‘foreign-backed terrorists’ of Chabahar attack

TEHRAN: Iran´s International Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif accused “foreign-backed terrorists” for assaults Thursday within the port metropolis of Chabahar that killed two individuals and wounded round 40 others.

“International-backed terrorists kill & wound innocents in Chabahar. As we´ve made it clear up to now, such crimes gained´t go unpunished,” Zarif tweeted.

Chabahar lies in Sistan-Balochistan province which has lengthy been a flashpoint, with separatists and extremists finishing up assaults focusing on the authorities.

“In 2010, our safety providers intercepted & captures extremists en route from UAE. Mark my phrases: Iran WILL carry terrorists & their masters to justice” Zarif added within the tweet.

He was referring to the seize, trial and subsequent execution in June 2010 of Abdolmalek Rigi, the chief of militant group Jundallah who had waged a lethal insurgency in Sistan-Balochistan.

He was captured whereas on a flight from Dubai to Kyrgystan after Iranian fighter jets intercepted the airliner and compelled it to land in Iran and eliminated Rigi and quite a few his companions.

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