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EU chief condoles with Iran on phone call with Zarif

TEHRAN, Jun. 07 (MNA) – EU Foreign Policy Chief Federica Mogherini condemned the terrorist attacks on Tehran and expressed sympathy and solidarity with the Islamic Republic of Iran.

In a phone conversation on Wednesday, Mogherini called Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Wednesday and denounced the heinous attacks on Tehran’s Parliament and Imam Khomeini’s holy shrine.

Earlier, she also had said, “we condemn terrorist attacks in Tehran today and will follow the incident carefully; today is a bitter day, as other times when a terrorist attack happens in the world; we condole Iran on the tragic incident.”

A group of armed terrorists attacked the Iranian Parliament and Imam Khomeini shrine in Tehran on Wednesday morning. 12 people were killed during the attacks and the total number of injured has increased to 42. ISIL has claimed the responsibility.

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