UPDATE: According to Iranian media, the death toll gew to 41 people, including civilians.
On February 13, 20 service members of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) were killed and 10 others were injured in a suicide bombing in the Chanali area in the southeastern Iranian province of Baluchestan, according to Iranian media.
The explosion reportedly targeted a bus carrying IRGC forces on a road between the cities of Zahedan and Khash, close to the Pakistan border.
Jaish al-Adl (the Army of Justice), a Sunni militant group operating in this part of the country, has claimed responsibility for the attack.
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