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Head of Russian Mufti Council condemns Ahvaz attack

Moscow, Chairman of Russian Muftis Council Sheikh Ravil Gaynutdin in a message condemned terrorist attack in Ahvaz on Monday.

In the message, Sheikh Ravil said, on behalf of Muftis Council, criminal acts in perpetuating the biggest sin before God, which is massacre of innocent people, are condemned with hatred and anger.

Those who perpetuate such crimes have no justification for their works, Sheikh Ravil said while sympathizing with the bereaved families and wishing immediate cure for injured persons.

He extended his condolences to victim families.

In a terrorist attack against a military parade on the occasion of commemorating anniversary of war between Iraq and Iran on Saturday in Ahvaz city at least 25 people were killed and 60 other were injured.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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