Border attack from Pakistan kills 2 Iranians | 2017-07-17 |

Border attack from Pakistan kills 2 Iranians

    17 July, 2017 12:00 AM printer

TEHRAN: Two Iranian civilians were killed in a cross-border attack by Pakistani insurgents, the Revolutionary Guards said, reports AFP.

“On Saturday evening, a terrorist team... fired (ammunition) from within Pakistani territory toward the Iranian border region of Saravan” in Sistan-Baluchistan province, the Guards said in a statement on their Sepahnews website.

“Two local workers in the region were martyred in this terrorist attack,” it added.

Forces from the Quds force—the Guards’ foreign operations wing—killed one of the attackers and wounded two, while others fled back into Pakistani territory, the statement said.