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Iran intelligence forces arrest 79 elements affiliated with Khuzestan riots

Tehran Director-general of the Intelligence Ministry for anti-terrorism affairs said Iranian intelligence forces have arrested 79 main elements over attacking public and private places, military bases, and people.

He said that some 13 weapons, including AK-47, colts, military uniforms, fake number plates and stop signs were confiscated.

He added that three terrorist teams under the support of a Persian Gulf state were professionally trained and have played a major role in attacking governmental areas and shooting security and police forces.

He went on to say that some terrorist teams which had important role in conducting sabotage and attacking sensitive centers were also arrested that will be announced in the near future.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA


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