reported Iranian media reported the killing of a colonel in Revolutionary Guards Shot by unknown persons In the vicinity of the city of Khash, southeast Iran.
Iranian media quoted sources in the Revolutionary Guard as saying that Colonel Hussein Ali Javadanfar, one of its officers in Sistan and Baluchestan Province, was shot dead while he was returning from an administrative mission, on the Khash-Zahedan road.
The authorities are currently conducting an investigation to identify who is behind this attack.
Earlier on Tuesday, the Iranian Revolutionary Guard announced that it had targeted what it described as hostile espionage and terrorist sites in the region.
The Revolutionary Guard stated that it targeted with ballistic missiles gathering sites of leaders and members of what it described as terrorist groups in Iraq and Syria, in response to the recent attacks in Sistan and Baluchestan province and the city of Kerman in the south of the country.
He said that he also targeted a spy site belonging to the Israeli Mossad in the region Kurdstan Iraq With ballistic missiles.
At the beginning of this month, a double bombing occurred near the grave of former commander LQuds Force In the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Qassem Soleimani In South Kerman Province IranWhile crowds gathered to commemorate the fourth anniversary of his assassination by an American strike, which resulted in the killing of about 100 people and the injury of dozens.
ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack, at a time when Tehran vowed revenge on the perpetrators of the attack, which was described as the bloodiest in the country since the Iranian revolution that overthrew the monarchy in 1979.