Yaghub Hur Totsari, a spokesman for one of the two groups that identify themselves as the Arab Struggle Movement for the Liberation of Ahwaz, said the Ahwaz National Resistance, an umbrella organization of all armed movements, was behind the attack but did not specify which group.
Pakistan has strongly denounced the attack on Iranian military parade in which gunmen opened fire killing at least twenty-four people and around sixty others were injured.
According to media reports, the Al-Ahvaziya terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the attack.
Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif immediately blamed the attack on regional countries and their "US masters", further raising regional tensions as Teheran's nuclear deal with world powers is in jeopardy after President Donald Trump withdrew America from the accord.
Women and children who had come to watch the parade were also caught up in the attack.
"Iran will neither abandon its defensive weapons nor will reduce its defence capabilities", Rouhani said.
State television blamed "takfiri elements", a reference to Sunni Muslim militants, for the attack.
The commanders could present a show of strength by launching missiles at groups operating in Iraq or Syria that may be linked to the militants who carried out the attack.
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani claims an unnamed USA -allied country supports the group that attacked a military parade on Saturday.
"This event once again reminds us about the necessity of an uncompromising battle against terrorism in all of its manifestations".
In its annual Country Reports on Terrorism released on September 19, the State Department claimed that Iran remains the world's leading state sponsor of terrorism and is responsible for intensifying multiple conflicts and undermining U.S. interests in Syria, Yemen, Iraq, Bahrain, Afghanistan, and Lebanon. The Guards are entrenched in those countries to defend Iranian interests.
In January 2017, residents in Ahvaz cities joined others in over 80 Iranian cities protesting lack of services, poor economic situation and mismanagement.
Iran was quick to blame Israel and the USA for the attack, dismissing Islamic State's (IS) claim that they were behind it.
The water hit his feet with such a strong force, it knocked him onto his back and went on to cover more than half the beach . One of the Ionian island's main attractions, Navagio has a shipwreck on the shore and is surrounded by steep cliffs .
Warner Bros .is not expected to release another movie centering on Superman for multiple years, an insider told THR . The production company did note that they "have made no current decisions regarding any upcoming Superman films".
However, it is the biggest defeat in Croatia's history, so it was a dismal day for them. "I only see one shirt, the Spain shirt". Spain started the second half with the same intensity as they had in the first half, and it didn't take them long to score.
Barack Obama was still president of the United States the last time Cleveland won a game, which was December 24, 2016. It was clear then that the two don't get along and it was clear once again on Thursday night.
The centre is slowing down and is expected to stall and perhaps wander around just off shore on Thursday, Friday and Saturday . Rain projections also increased, with some locations along the North Carolina coast now expected to get up to 40 inches.
Isaac is moving toward the west near 16 miles per hour (26 km/h) and this motion is expected to continue for the next few days. He said it could even be as big as Hurricane Hugo back in 1989, which killed 49 people and caused $7bn (£5.3bn) in damage.
With these latest Trump tariffs just now going into effect, it's not yet known when price hikes on the Apple products will begin. President Donald Trump said on Twitter on Thursday that the United States holds the upper hand in talks.
The smaller Pixel 3 won't feature a display notch, however, the large Pixel 3 XL is seen with a rather chunky display notch. The market has been expecting Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL to be launched at the event to take place in NY on October 9.
She said she was able to escape when Kavanaugh's friend, Mark Judge, jumped on top of them, sending all three tumbling. The person "declined to come forward or press the matter further, and I have honored that decision", Feinstein said.
Pogba: Sanchez will deliver at Man United
We are at home, they are three points that we should get. "It's true that maybe we should have showed more hunger in some parts". According to Allardyce, this would be a devastating situation for the club and their manager, Jose Mourinho .
Amazon unveils range of new Echo smart home devices
Amazon has revealed its first Alexa product for the vehicle , with the Echo Auto set to add the voice assistant to your dashboard. Amazon kicked off the smart speaker category in 2014 with the release of its first Echo smart speaker and has dominated it since.
Apple avoids serious damage from U.S. tariffs on China
He also threatened to impose taxes on virtually all of the remaining goods imported from China, amounting to $267 billion a year. We have been ripped off by China. "If there's a retaliation against our farmers and our industrial workers our ranchers".
Browns trade wide receiver Josh Gordon to Patriots
The Browns made a decision to leave him behind when they traveled to New Orleans, and later said they meant to release him. Gordon sat out the first 11 games previous year before returning for Cleveland's final five games.
4 dead as Hurricane Florence drenches the Carolinas
The hurricane's top sustained winds have dropped to 85 miles per hour , while it moves slowly toward SC at 6 miles per hour . Those waves were coming from the Neuse River, which is about 25 feet (8 meters) away, and downhill, from his house.
Nintendo Switch Online kicks off September 18
More news about the upcoming service will also be announced during this week's Nintendo Direct livestream event on September 13. In addition to these announcements, Yoshi's debut title on the Nintendo Switch was revealed and it is Yoshi's Crafted World .
Tech giant unveils 3 new iPhone X versions, new Apple Watch
Coming to the pricing , the Apple Watch Series 4 with GPS starts at $399 while the GPS + Cellular model is priced at $499. With LCD display , iPhone XR delivers lesser resolution 1792x828-pixel resolution at 326 ppi and 1400:1 contrast ratio.
Vikings expect to see Packers QB Aaron Rodgers
There were a couple throws in which Rodgers said he got a "jolt" of pain after putting weight on his left leg. He said after the game that while he had to undergo more tests, he planned on playing against Minnesota.
Donald Trump cancels planned visit to Ireland
Trump had planned to spend one day in the Irish capital before traveling to a Trump golf course in Doonbeg, in County Clare. Mr Varadkar said there is a standing invitation for any USA president to come to Ireland and many have in the past.