Two Basij forces martyred near Zahedan

July 20, 2018 - 21:30

TEHRAN – Two members of Iran’s Basij forces have been killed in clashes with gunmen in Zahedan’s Corrin rural district, according to a report by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) in Sistan-Baluchestan.

According to the report, bodies of the two, named Alireza Shah-Bakhsh and Parviz Shah-Bakhsh, were scheduled to be buried on Friday in Shuru village, Tasnim reported on Thursday.

Iranian military forces along the southeastern border areas are frequently attacked by terrorist groups coming from Afghanistan and Pakistan.