News Code : 352488
Category : SCHOLARS
Publish Date :    Thursday, July 5, 2018
Sunni scholar murdered in South East Iran

A Sunni professor of university and religious schools was assassinated in Khash, Sistan-Baluchestan Province, southeastern Iran, said the political deputy of the county's governor.

Hawzah News Agency (Sistan & Baluchestan, Iran) - 'Molavi Abdushakour Kord Tarshabi, the son of Khash Late Friday Prayers Imam Molavi Abdussattar, was assassinated by some unknown gunmen at 8:00 in front of the Towhidia Mosque in Khash,' said Mohammad Ahmadi-Bolagh on Thursday. 

'He was among the university elite who encourage unity of Shia and Sunni Muslims,' Ahmadi-Bolagh added.

The sad incident touched the heart of the people and the efforts to identify the terrorists are in progress.