Alavi noted that about 43 terrorists have been identified and arrested following the recent terrorist attack in the country, adding that some of them were in connection with the Tehran twin attacks and some of them were planning for terrorist acts in the future too.
Seventeen people were killed when four armed assailants attacked the countrys parliament while a suicide bomber blew himself up at the Imam Khomeini Mausoleum.
On Saturday, Iranian Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi announced intelligence forces had killed the mastermind of the twin attacks.
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Trump's tweet , however, used only 111 characters and Trump has not been shy about using multiple tweets to convey a singular message.
Iranian police officers secure the area around the mausoleum of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini following an assault there and on the country's parliament building that left at least 17 people dead last week.
Two of those killed were not Iranian, he said.
"The mastermind who controlled the team. who had fled outside the country. paid the price for his crimes, with the cooperation of intelligence services of allied countries", Alavi told state television, without providing further details.
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Rubio says: "If it involved working with Americans, whether wittingly or unwittingly, that needs to be part of" the investigation. There have been multiple news reports and a tweet from Trump himself on Friday that began with: "I am being investigated".
Senior Iranian officials have accused the U.S. of supporting the Islamic State terrorist group and effectively forming an alliance with it, claiming that Tehran possesses documents to prove the allegations.
As the Tehran Times reports, "Iran has been helping the governments in neighboring Iraq and Syria in fight against Daesh, which considers Shiites to be apostates".
From January to March 2017 "we dismantled 45 cells, while in the past two-and-a-half months alone we have dismantled more than 25 terrorist cells", he said.
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The news agency quoted Izadi as saying, "As the Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution (Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei) said, we possess documents and information showing the direct supports by the U.S. imperialism for this highly disgusting stream (the ISIL) in the region which has destroyed the Islamic countries and created a wave of massacres and clashes".
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