News Code : 354852
Category : SCHOLARS
Publish Date :    Thursday, February 14, 2019
Iran's Senior Sunni Scholar condemns terrorist attack against IRGC

A high-ranking Iranian Sunni cleric deplored the Wednesday evening terrorist attack against the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) personnel, terming the move in line with enemies' interests.

Hawzah News Agency (Zahedan, Iran) - Molavi Abdul Hamid, Friday prayer leader of Sunnis Makki Mosque in Zahedan, in a statement said no doubt that people of Sistan-Baluchestan, who favor peace and stability in light of freedom, suffer more than any other because of this terrorist atack..

He also wished the dead divine forgiveness and patience for the bereaved families and swift recovery for the wounded.

A suicide bomber struck a bus carrying IRGC personnel on Khash-Zahedan Road, killing and wounding dozens.

Official sources put death toll at 27 during the terrorist act which was claimed by the Jaish al-Adl terrorist group.