The leadership of the Islamic revolutionary guard Corps (IRGC), an elite Iranian military-political formation, created in 1979, supporters of Ayatollah Khomeini, blamed for a double bombing in Tehran for their main enemies – the U.S. and Saudi Arabia.
About it writes on Wednesday, June 7, Iranian news Agency Fars.
The article notes that the attacks were carried out two weeks after the visit of the President of the United States Donald trump in Riyadh, during which the decision was made to isolate Iran.
News Agency Reuters reports that the number of dead in attacks on Parliament building and the mausoleum of the Grand Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini is to date 12 people, the other 43 received injuries of varying severity.
Earlier, the terrorist group «Islamic state» has claimed responsibility for the attacks in Tehran.
Iranian Parliament speaker Ali Larijani said the situation with the attack of group of armed men in the building of the legislative Assembly in Tehran «minor incident», according to news Agency Mehr. He called the attackers «cowardly invaders» and underlined that the terrorists are trying to undermine Iran’s activities aimed at combating terrorism.