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Published:October 19th, 2009 15:25 EST
UN Chief Condemns Terrorist Attack In Iran

UN Chief Condemns Terrorist Attack In Iran

By SOP newswire3

19 October 2009 " Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has strongly condemned yesterday`s deadly terrorist attacks in Iran which killed dozens of people and injured many more.

According to media reports, at least 42 people died in the suicide bombing in the Sistan-Baluchistan province of Iran, which borders with Pakistan and Afghanistan.

The attacker detonated the bomb at a meeting of Iran`s elite Revolutionary Guards and local tribesmen in the south-eastern region of the country.

In a statement attributable to his spokesperson, Mr. Ban today extended his condolences to the families of the victims as well as to the Government, wishing a full recovery to those wounded in the attack.

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