Iran 'hangs 16' after deadly Pakistan border attack
File picture shows Iranian guards on the border with Pakistan, where the official IRNA news agency reported Saturday that 14 Iranian border guards were killed during overnight clashes with gunmen
"Sixteen rebels linked to groups hostile to the regime were hanged this morning in the prison of Zahedan in response to the death of border guards in Saravan," Mohammad Marzieh, the attorney general of Sistan-Baluchestan province, was quoted as saying by Fars news agency.
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