Terrorist group busted on Iranian-Turkish border

Terrorist group busted on Iranian-Turkish border

A terrorist group trying to infiltrate Iran using the country's border with Turkey were busted Thursday morning by the IRGC forces, IRNA reports.

The four terrorists using the Turkish border to enter Iran, were intercepted by forces of the Islamic Revolution Guard Corps in a region 25 kilometers from the city of Salmas, the border city's IRGC Commander Alireza Madani, said.

'Two of the terrorists managed to flee into Turkey, one of them was arrested and another one killed during the IRGC operation, Trend cited Madani as saying.

The city of Salmas is located in West Azarbaijan Province, 88 kilometers from Iran-Turkey border.