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IRGC launches missile attack on Takfiri terrorists’ HQ in Deir Ez-Zor, Syria

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

Tehran, June 19, IRNA -- The Islamic Revolution Guard Corps (IRGC) announced Sunday night that it has carried out a missile attack against the headquarters and logistics of the Takfiri terrorists in Deir Ez-Zor, the largest city in eastern Syria, to punish perpetrators of recent terror attacks in Tehran.

The IRGC said in a statement, "After the Takfiri terrorists’ June 7 attacks in Tehran which left 18 killed and dozens more wounded, the IRGC announced that it will never leave any bloodshed unanswered.

"Therefore, seeking help from God and on behalf of the Iranian heroic nation as well those affected during the recent terror attacks in Tehran, the IRGC launched a missile strike on Takfiri terrorists’ command center as well as the center for their logistics and manufacturing suicide automobiles in Deir Ez-Zor with the aim of punishing the criminal terrorists.

"During the operation, a number of surface to surface mid-range missiles targeted Takfiri terrorists from IRGC’s bases in Kermanshah and Kordestan provinces, western Iran.

"A large number of the terrorists are reported to be perished and their equipment and arms were destroyed.

"The message of the revolutionary and punishing move is totally clear; IRGC is sending a warning to the Takfiri terrorists and their regional and extra-regional sponsors that if the evil and satanic measures against the Iranian nation are repeated, the revolutionary anger and flames of IRGC’s revenge will engulf the perpetrators and lead the criminals to hell.

"IRGC ensures the noble Iranian nation that it will spare no effort to safeguard national security and defeat seditions and anti-security phenomena to the accompaniment of military, disciplinary, intelligence forces."


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