Four Dead Amid Car Blast, Shooting in Southern Iranian Port of Chabahar (PHOTOS)

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Four people have been killed and several more injured following a bomb explosion in the southeastern Iranian port city of Chabahar, Iranian officials told state TV.


A number of Iranian media have reported a car explosion in the largest port city in Sistan-and-Balochistan province, Chabahar.

The blast near Chabahar's police headquarters on Shahid Rigi Boulevard has been confirmed by Mohammad Hadi Marashi, the deputy security chief of the province.

The governor of Sistan-and-Baluchestan Province, Rahmdel Bamari, told the IRNA news agency that four people were killed and many others injured.

“Terrorists attacked the police post in Chabahar with an explosives-laden vehicle,” he said.

IRNA also cited unnamed sources as saying that sporadic shooting followed the explosion.

Iranian authorities have not identifed the perpetrator yet. No militant group has immediately claimed responsibility for the attack.

 

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Four Dead Amid Car Blast, Shooting in Southern Iranian Port of Chabahar (PHOTOS)

2018/12/1544085766.jpg
Read: 409     12:43     06 December 2018    

Four people have been killed and several more injured following a bomb explosion in the southeastern Iranian port city of Chabahar, Iranian officials told state TV.


A number of Iranian media have reported a car explosion in the largest port city in Sistan-and-Balochistan province, Chabahar.

The blast near Chabahar's police headquarters on Shahid Rigi Boulevard has been confirmed by Mohammad Hadi Marashi, the deputy security chief of the province.

The governor of Sistan-and-Baluchestan Province, Rahmdel Bamari, told the IRNA news agency that four people were killed and many others injured.

“Terrorists attacked the police post in Chabahar with an explosives-laden vehicle,” he said.

IRNA also cited unnamed sources as saying that sporadic shooting followed the explosion.

Iranian authorities have not identifed the perpetrator yet. No militant group has immediately claimed responsibility for the attack.

 

Sputnik

 



Tags: Iran