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Iran arrests 22 terrorists related to Ahvaz terror attack

ISNA - Iranian Students' News Agency

Tue / 25 September 2018 / 16:21

Tehran (ISNA) – Iran's Ministry of Intelligence announced that it has identified a five-member terror group affiliated to Takfiri separatist groups, detected their hideout and arrested 22 people who have participated in Ahvaz terror attack.

In its announcement, the ministry said, "Following intelligent operation after Ahvaz terror attack on 22 September, the five-member terror group affiliated to Takfiri separatist groups and supported by some Arab countries has been identified and their hideout is detected".

"22 people who supported the terror group and participated in the attack have also been detained," the announcement added.

During the operation, intelligent agents have seized explosive materials, military objects and communication facilities from the terrorists' hideout.

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