Officials Say Tehran Attackers Were Iranian Nationals
An Iranian security official says the assailants in the deadly attacks in Tehran Wednesday were Iranian nationals.
The website of independent Shargh daily quoted Reza Seifollahi, an official in the country’s Supreme National Security Council, as saying the operatives in the dual attacks that killed at least 12 people were from Iran. He did not elaborate.
The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the attacks.