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Uzbekistan condoles with Iran over terrorist attack

Tehran, President of Uzbekistan on Sunday condoled with the Iranian people and government over the terrorist attack which claimed the lives of dozens of people.

President Shavkat Mirziyoyev in a letter to his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani expressed his sorrow for the tragic event.

The Uzbec president sympathized with the bereaved families of the victims and wished recovery for the injured.

He condemned the criminal attack and called for international cooperation to fight the sinister phenomenon.

25 people, including the military and the civilians were killed and 60 others were wounded.

So far, about 25 countries and a number of officials in the world have condemned the terrorist incident on Saturday in Ahvaz and expressed sympathy with the Iranian people.

The authorities and countries of Pakistan, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, Egypt, the United States, the United Kingdom, France, Turkey, Syria, Russia, Armenia, Bolivia, Venezuela, Mexico, Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Nicaragua, Indonesia, Philippines, as well as the Secretary-General of the United Nations and the Ambassador Germany in Tehran reacted to this terrorist incident and condemned it.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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