Iranian security forces kill two terrorists in Chabahar, arrest five

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

Tehran [Iran], June 15 (ANI): Iranian Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi has said that two terrorist were killed and five others arrested by the security forces in Sistan-and-Baluchestan province's Chabahar city on Wednesday. He said that two of the arrested were from a neighbouring country. A member of Iran's Intelligence Ministry forces also lost his life during the clashes in Chabahar. Alavi further said that a terrorist group was also busted in Kordestan province on Wednesday. The IRNA news agency quoted a source, as saying that the terrorists belonged to the so-called Ansar al-Furqan group. The forces also seized a number of explosive and ammunitions from the terrorists. This comes after last week's terror attacks in Tehran in which 17 people were killed and over 50 others injured. (ANI)