Armed Attack on Azerbaijan Embassy in Iran

The exterior of the embassy

An armed attack was carried out at the Azerbaijani Embassy in Iran. The attack left the head of the security service of the Azerbaijani Embassy dead and two other embassy guards injured. According to Azerbaijani media, the injured guards are in stable condition. The suspect was armed with an AK-47, he has been detained. Motives and affiliations of the suspect are not yet known.