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Casualties increase in Iranian militant attacks

Suspected Sunni Muslim militants attacked Iran's Revolutionary Guards headquarters in the province of Sistan-Baluchestan, resulting in the deaths of 11 Iranian security force members and 16 militants. The clashes occurred in the towns of Chabahar and Rask. The Jaish al-Adl group, which seeks better conditions for Baluchis in Iran, claimed responsibility for the attacks. The region has a predominantly Sunni Muslim population and is known for clashes between security forces, militants, and drug traffickers. This event took place on 04/04/2024 at the following location: Rask, Iran.

Incident Type: Terrorism

Event Type: Assault

Total Fatalities: 27

Total Wounded: 10

Police/Military Fatalities: 11

Police/Military Wounded: 10

Civilian Fatalities: 0

Civilian Wounded: 0

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 16

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: Reuters