TEHRAN, April 30, YJC - An Iranian lawmaker said that the country has identified a number of perpetrators behind attack on Iranian border guards near the Iranian town of Mirjaveh, in the province of Sistan-and-Baluchestan, and their hideouts.
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"Sistan-and-Baluchestan governor has said a number of the terrorists and their hideouts have been identified,” said Spokesman of Iranian Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Hossein Naghavi-Hosseini.
Foreign Ministry Spokesman, Bahram Qassemi has said Pakistan should stand accountable for letting armed bandits operate on its soil after they killed nine Iranian border guards on the country’s southeastern frontier.
"The Pakistani government should be held accountable for the presence and operation of these vicious groups on its soil,” he said in a post on the Telegram messenger channel on Thursday.
"Carrying out subversive and terrorist operations by armed bandits and grouplets operating as proxies for those known for promoting violence, extremism and Takfirism on the Iranian-Pakistani border is condemned and unacceptable,” he said.
On Wednesday, nine Iranian border guards were killed and two others injured in clashes near the Iranian town of Mirjaveh in the province of Sistan-and-Baluchestan.
The Jaish ul-Adl terror group claimed responsibility for the attack in a statement.