The spokesman also said that the attackers directed their fire at civilians in the crowd as well as members of the armed forces participating in the parade, Iranian media reported.
Ali Hosein Hoseinzadeh, deputy governor in Khuzestan province, was quoted as saying the death toll was expected to rise. Iran holds regional terror sponsors and their US masters accountable for such attacks.
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Yahya Rahim Safavi, a senior Revolutionary Guards official, vowed retaliation for the attack. Contact the programme on middleeastbiz bbc. But that could be changing. He first worked on BBC radio but resigned to see the world after completing his post-graduate work in broadcast journalism.
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Yaghub Hur Totsari, spokesman for one of the two groups that identify themselves as the Arab Struggle Movement for the Liberation of Ahvaz, said the Ahvaz National Resistance, an umbrella organization of all armed movements, claimed responsibility for the attack, but did not specify which group carried out the operation.
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