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India condemns terror attack in Iran

IANS  |  New Delhi 

on Thursday strongly condemned a terrorist attack in the Iranian port city of that killed at least two people.

"strongly condemns today's despicable terrorist attack in Chabahar," said.

"We express our condolences to the government and the people of and the families of the victims of this attack," he said.

He said the perpetrators behind the attack should be brought to justice expeditiously. "There can be no justification for any act of terror."

At least two people were killed and 28 injured in a suicide bombing at a police headquarters in Iran's southeastern port city of

is located in the province of and Baluchestan, near the border with The crucial in is being jointly developed by India, and

The port is a key link in the International North South Transport Corridor (INSTC), a 7,200-km-long of ship, rail and road routes to move freight between India, Iran, Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Russia, and

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First Published: Thu, December 06 2018. 19:42 IST
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