Security forces arrest assassins of police officers in Southern Iran

Ahvaz, Khuzestan prov., May 16, IRNA -- An Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) commander declared on Tuesday that elements behind terrorist attack on a police station in the southwestern province of Khuzestan have been arrested.

Terrorist elements attacked a police station in Ahvaz on Monday and killed two police officers and injured a soldier.

The IRGC Commander for Khuzestan province, General Hassan Shahvarpour said that the terrorist elements were arrested while they were preparing to leave the country.

Dissolution of terrorist bandit in 24 hours shows that the security forces observe all movements in the southwestern province, the commander added.

He said that IRGC has confiscated all equipment of terrorists.