14 Iran guards killed in clashes on Pakistan border

AFP , Saturday 26 Oct 2013

Fourteen Iranian border guards were killed during overnight clashes with gunmen on the frontier with Pakistan, the official IRNA news agency reported Saturday.

"Fourteen border guards were killed during armed clashes in the region of Saravan, and five others were wounded," the agency quoted an informed source as saying, only identifying the gunmen as "bandits or rebels opposed to the Islamic republic".

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