Alavi asserted that of the 42 or 43 terrorists arrested after the terrorist attacks on Wednesday, some were part of the attack operation team and some were not, but having plans for terrorists actions. He went on "yet we kept them under surveillance for attaining more information dominance and after we arrest them, we succeeded to get a great deal of confession out of them, and their confessions and sayings gave us cues through which we could get dominance upon some other terrorists and arrested them".
The friendly foreign intelligence services who know Iran’s intelligence service , Alavi said, acknowledge the country’s Intelligence Ministry as one of the most professional and powerful being successful in maintaining security throughout the country.
Alavi noted that the country’s unique security would not be hurt by running such firework and this is the first time that the Takfiri terrorists could have done such acts, and if there weren't silent endeavor of security forces, the incident would happen "101 times rather than 1 time”.
he appreciated the Shrine Defenders in Iraq and Syria, stressing that if they
did not fight against Daesh terrorists there, now Iran would undertake heavy
pressure on its security.