Iran FM accuses ‘foreign-backed terrorists’ of Chabahar attack
07 December, 2018, 11:17 | Author: Rachel Logan
Videos posted online by Iranian news agencies, purportedly from Chabahar, showed thick smoke rising in the area after the blast.
An official told TV that "the terrorist who carried out the attack was killed". The suicide attacker, driving a vehicle loaded with explosives, drove up to the police headquarters, according to General Mohammad Pakpour of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps.
While rare, Iran has been targeted in recent years by militant attacks. No militant group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack.
Chabahar lies in Sistan-Baluchistan province which has always been a flashpoint, with Pakistan-based Baluchi separatists and Sunni Muslim extremists carrying out cross-border attacks targeting the Shiite authorities.
In October, the separatist Jaish al-Adl (Army of Justice) group kidnapped 12 Iranian border guards in the remote province, five of whom have since been released. He said no group has claimed responsibility for the attack so far, adding that the various aspects of the attack would soon come to light after thorough investigation is concluded. Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, blamed Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates for the attack, allegations denied by both countries.
"We express our condolences to the government and the people of Iran and the families of the victims of this attack", the Ministry of External Affairs said.
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