Egypt slams Ahvaz military parade attack

MENA , Ahram Online , Sunday 23 Sep 2018

In this photo provided by the Iranian Students' News Agency, ISNA, Revolutionary Guard members carry a wounded comrade after a shooting during their parade marking the 38th anniversary of Iraq's 1980 invasion of Iran, in the southwestern city of Ahvaz, Iran, Saturday, September 22, 2018 (Photo:AP)

Egypt slammed a terror attack that targeted a military parade in Iran's Ahvaz Saturday, leaving 29 people killed and more than 50 others injured.

In a statement, the Foreign Ministry said that the condemnation came in line with Egypt's firm and permanent stances on denouncing all kinds of terrorism.

Egypt offers condolences to the families of the victims, wishing a speedy recovery for the injured, added the statement.

The statement called on the international community to unify its counter-terrorism efforts. 

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