Militants attack police station killing officer in southeastern Iran, clashes continue

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A group of militants attacked a police station with suicide belts and killed an officer in southeastern Iran, state television reported on Saturday.

The armed group attacked a police station in Zahedan, a town in Iran’s Sistan-Balochistan province, about 30 kilometers (18.64 miles) from the border with Pakistan, and killed a policeman. The report said the militants were fitted with suicide belts and two of them exploded, but gave no further details.

State television said the clashes were still ongoing at the time of this report.

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