Saudi FM: terrorist attacks condemned everywhere

Tehran, June 7, IRNA – Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said that his country condemns terrorist attacks no matter where they occur.

“I do know who is behind the attacks in Tehran today, but there is no reason Saudi extremist elements are responsible for the attacks,” he said.

In an apparently coordinated attempt, two terrorist groups attacked mausoleum of the late Imam Khomeini, southern Tehran, and the Iranian Parliament (Majlis) on Wednesday morning, killing 12 people and injuring 42 more.

The terrorist group of Daesh (the ISIS terrorist group) has claimed responsibility for the fatal attacks in Tehran.

A terrorist was gunned down by the security forces and the other one exploded herself at the mausoleum.

Terrorists entered the Parliament building while they had dressed as women, said a security official.

Parliament operation ended by security forces who killed three of the terrorists, one of them had detonated himself before.

Meanwhile, according to an official at the Intelligence Ministry, several terrorist cells have entered Tehran to carry out terrorist operations but members of one of the cells have been arrested.