Parl. Speaker censures assassination of top scientist
Iranian Parliament Speaker Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf has denounced assassination of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, Head of the Research and Innovation Organization of the Ministry of Defense.
Citing a verse from the holy book of Qur'an regarding the bad consequences awaiting the tyrants; he vowed severe revenge for the scientist's assassination.
Fakhrizadeh was killed by assailants in a terror attack near Tehran on Friday.
During the exchange of fires, the security team protecting the scientist were also injured and transferred to hospital.