At least 8 people were killed and 20 wounded after gunmen opened fire on a military parade in the southwestern Iranian city of Ahvaz on Saturday, state television reported.

Footage shows people lying on the ground as gunshots fire around them, with people shouting and running away.

Unknown gunmen opened fire from behind the stands of a military parade commemorating the 38th anniversary of the onset of the eight-year Iran-Iraq war.

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