He warned the Iranian armed forces commander on Monday that Tehran would strike bases inside Pakistan, if Islamabad did not address the Sunni militants carrying out cross - border attacks.
Militants killed a dozen Iranian border guards last month, Iran said the Sunni militant group , the Army of Justice killed the guards shot using long - range weapons fire were fired from inside Pakistan, and the border region experiencing unrest due to drug trafficking gangs and separatist militants.
The agency quoted the Islamic Republic of Iran news , Major - General Mohammad Baqeri commander of the Iranian armed forces as saying ' We can not accept the continuation of this situation', and added , "We expect Pakistani officials to control the border and they arrest the terrorists and their bases shut. '
He continued 'if the terrorist attacks continue Snqcef safe havens and their cells wherever they are ', and visited Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif , Pakistan last week and asked Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to improve border security. Pakistan has assured Iran that it will deploy additional troops along its border.
In 2014 Iran it would send troops to Pakistan to restore five of the border guards abducted by the Justice Army, then Pakistan said that such an act would be a violation of international law , and warned Iranian forces from crossing the border warned, fell Tehran when a Sunni cleric , a local intervention and resolve the situation.