Iran arrests IS-linked group planning attacks - state TV

By REUTERS
June 24, 2017 22:09
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Iranian security forces have arrested members of a group linked to Islamic State which had planned bombings and suicide attacks in religious centers, state television reported on Saturday.

Intelligence Ministry agents "were able to arrest a group linked to Daesh (Islamic state) that intended to carry out terror operations in religious cities, and (seized) explosive and suicide attack equipment," the television said.


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