DEASH ATTACK IRAN AT HOME




İlknur Şebnem Öztemel-TDO- 08.06.2017- In Wednesday morning, the Iranian capital, Tehran, witnessed violence. A group of armed men attacked the Iranian Parliament, one of the assails blew himself up and Imam Khomeini shrine. Totally, 12 people were killed and 35 others injured. Deash took the responsibility of twin attacks.

​In early hours of the day, four gunmen entered to the Iranian parliament. Two of them was captured and one of the attackers blew himself up inside the building.

Secondly, several attackers went to the shrine of the late founder of the Islamic Republic, Imam Khomeini. The attackers started a shooting at the visitors of the mausoleum. Another attacker exploded himself in front of a police station near it.

It is reported that one of the attackers was detained and Iran's Revolutionary Guards accused Saudi Arabia of being behind the twin terrorist attacks in Tehran.

It is significant to remind that Iranian Foreign Affairs Minister, Mohammed Javad Zarif, has a settled meeting with his Turkish counterpart, Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, in the afternoon.

In recent days, international agenda is full of terrorist attacks.  Last weekend London hit, two days ago French was saved from another at the last minute, another disjunctive attack happened in US and Wednesday Deash assault on Iran at home.  Although these attacks were far from each other, naturally they were learned by millions and affect people. The feeling of insecurity has spread all over the World. On the other hand, if we look in the Middle East, in the light of these violent attacks, it is highly probable that all sides will meet in the desserts of the chaotic region.