Iran Parliament Under Attack!

Recent reports indicate that gunmen have attacked Iran’s parliament and also opened fire at the Mausoleum of Ayatollah Khomeini a few kilometres south of the capital, Tehran, this morning. The simultaneous attacks left seven people dead.

The Governor of Tehran is already quoted as saying that one of the attackers detonated a suicide vest at the mausoleum , and that eventually one was killed by the security forces while the rest were arrested.

As for the attack at the Iranian Parliament, lawmaker, Elias Hazrati, has given an eye witness account to an Iranian television in which he said  three assailants, one with a pistol and two with AK-47 assault rifles, carried out the attack.