TEHRAN/ ISLAMABAD (ENN/MD) A suicide attack on a Revolutionary Guards bus in southeastern Iran killed at least 20 people on Wednesday; while several got injured, reported International media.
The suicide attack on an Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps personnel bus happened on the Khash-Zahedan road.
The Guards issued a statement confirming the attack. It said the troops were returning from the border.
“In this suicide attack a car filled with explosives blew up beside a bus carrying a unit of the Guards ground forces causing the martyrdom and wounding of a number of the protectors of our border.”
On January 29 three members of an Iranian bomb squad sent to the scene of an explosion in Zahedan, the capital of Sistan Baluchistan province, were wounded when a second device blew up as they were trying to defuse it, police said at the time.