The scene of the Ahvaz attack (Source: Getty)

Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam strongly condemns terror attacks in any form, and such acts must be strictly punished in accordance with the law, stated Foreign Ministry spokesperson Le Thi Thu Hang on September 25.

Hang was responding to reporters’ questions related to the terror attack on a military parade in the southwestern city of Ahvaz of Iran on September 22, which killed 25 people. It was the deadliest attack in Iran in nearly a decade.

“We would like to extend our deepest sympathy to the Government and people of Iran and families of the victims,” she said.

Earlier, Acting President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh sent her condolences to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani over the tragedy.-VNA