The attack killed 84 people, US officials told the Wall Street Journal
The United States they secretly warned the Iran that the Islamic state designed her January 3rd suicide terrorist attackin which 84 people were killedthey reported US officials to the Wall Street Journal.
“Prior to the IS terrorist attack in the Iranian city of Kerman, the US government provided a private warning to Iran regarding a terrorist threat within Iranian borders,” an official said. “The US government has followed the ‘duty to warn’ policy that has been followed by all (previous) administrations in notifying (other countries) of potential lethal threats. We make these warnings in part because we don’t want to see innocent lives lost in terrorist attacks,” he explained.
According to the newspaper, information that the Islamic State of Khorasan was planning an attack was specific in terms of place and time and could help Iran prevent it.
The attack came as a large crowd had gathered in the city of Kerman to commemorate Revolutionary Guard general Qassem Soleimani, who was killed by a US airstrike in Baghdad on January 3, 2020.
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