September 22, 2018

THE COMMON ENEMY:

Gunmen kill 24, including 12 Revolutionary Guards, in attack on Iran military parade: ISNA ((Reuters, 9/22/18)  

Gunmen fired on a military parade in southwestern Iran on Saturday, killing 24 people, half of them members of the Revolutionary Guards, state news agencies reported, in one of the worst attacks ever on the elite force.State television said the assault, which wounded more than 60 people, targeted a stand where Iranian officials had gathered to watch an annual event marking the start of the Islamic Republic's 1980-88 war with Iraq. [...]

The semi-official news agency ISNA said an unnamed spokesman for the Revolutionary Guards blamed Arab nationalists backed by Saudi Arabia for the attack.

Posted by at September 22, 2018 6:53 AM

  

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