“We all know the origin of these Takfiri-Wahhabi moves and their supporters. The US and the usurper Zionist regime spearhead these terrorist acts and some of the reactionary regimes in the region, which act as the US and the Zionist regime’s tools,” make hostile moves against Iran, Larijani said, addressing the judiciary officials in Tehran on Monday.
He noted that a number of terrorists in Chabahar incident were killed and a number of others are being prosecuted, and ensured those who support such terrorist moves of Iran’s “powerful response”.
Amoli Larijani also said that terrorist actions may never stop the development of Chabahar port.
The last Thursday terrorist attack in Chabahar in Sistan and Balouchestan province killed at least 2 and wounded tens of others.
Ansar al-Forqan terrorist group has reportedly claimed responsibility for the suicide blast near a police station.
Head of the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps Public Relations Department and Spokesman General Ramezan Sharif warned supporters of the terrorist group responsible for the Thursday attack in Chabahar city of the IRGC’s crushing response.
“Most terrorist grouplets are linked to foreign security services of countries like Saudi Arabia and they always attempt to foment insecurity at our bordering areas,” General Sharif said on Thursday.
In June 2017, the IRGC Ground Force killed the ringleader of Ansar al-Forqan terrorist group, Jalil Qanbar Zehi, in clashes in the heights of Qasr-e Qand region, Southeastern Iran.
IRGC’s public relations office announced in a statement at the time that the IRGC Ground Force destroyed a Takfiri terrorist team in Qasr-e Qand in the Southeastern province of Sistan and Balouchestan.
Several terrorists were killed and wounded in clashes with the IRGC forces in Qasr-e Qand region, including the ringleader of Ansar al-Forqan, it added.
The statement said that after being tipped off about the presence of a Takfiri terrorist group in Qasr-e Qand region, several units of IRGC ground troops were dispatched to the scene and attacked the terrorists.