Several dead in two attacks in Iran

Vastavam web: After the attacks in London, Paris, now the terrorists have targeted on Iran and killed several people today. Multiple deaths death reported in twin attacks on parliament and shrine to late revolutionary leader, according to Iranian news agencies  Gunmen and suicide bombers have carried out apparently coordinated attacks on Iran’s parliament and the tomb of revolutionary founder Ruhollah Khomeini in Tehran, killing a number of people.

A security guard and one other person were killed when four gunmen burst into Tehran’s parliament complex with rifles and a pistol, according to the ISNA news agency. One of the attackers blew himself up on the fourth floor of the parliament office building as the siege continued.

Tasnim news agency reported that seven people including a guard have been killed and four people taken hostage, citing sources on the ground. This information had not been confirmed by security sources, Tasnim said. State TV broadcaster Irib said four attackers including a suicide bomber were involved in the attack on parliament. An MP told Irib they were armed with rifles and a pistol. News agencies said people had been shot after the gunmen entered via the north entrance.