MOSCOW, March 12 â€” RIA Novosti. The Islamic revolutionary guard corps (IRGC), Iran on Sunday prevented an attack on a border post in the South-East of the country, eliminating a few terrorists, reported the news website of the revolutionary guards Sepahnews.
“Last night militants of the terrorist group and armed criminals using a vehicle loaded with explosives was trying to commit a suicide bombing, selecting as a target one of the border guard posts of the ground forces of the IRGC in Saravan district”, â€” stated in the message.
According to Sepahnews, the Iranian security forces managed to prevent an attack, eliminate two terrorists and destroying the vehicle.
The area where was averted the attack, located near the border with Pakistan. In the province itself there are periodic attacks on Iranian border guards in July 2016 during a clash with militants killed at least four Iranian military. In addition, in April 2017 guards in the Southeast of Iran came under fire from Pakistan.