Large cargo of ex­plo­sives seized in Sis­tanBaluches­tan

Tehran Times - - POLITICS -

TEHRAN — The In­tel­li­gence Min­istry an­nounced in a state­ment on Mon­day that se­cu­rity forces have seized a large cargo of ex­plo­sives along the bor­der prov­ince of Sis­tan-Balouch­es­tan in south­east Iran, Fars re­ported.

The se­cu­rity forces man­aged to foil the plot of a ter­ror­ist group to trans­fer 80kg of ex­plo­sives, 17 pedal booby-traps, 28 pis­tols, 2,100 rounds, 35 mor­tars, tens of elec­tronic det­o­na­tors and other ex­plo­sive equip­ment, the state­ment said.

A sum of 580kg of nar­cotics have also been seized from the ter­ror­ists which were used to cover the ex­plo­sives, it added.

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