Georgian Foreign Ministry expresses sorrow due to death of employee of Azerbaijani diplomatic service in Egypt
Georgia, Tbilisi, Jan. 31 / Trend N. Kirtskhalia /
The Georgian Foreign Ministry expresses deep sorrow at the death of an employee of the Azerbaijani embassy in Egypt, the ministry said. The Georgian Foreign Ministry expresses its condolences to the family of the deceased Azerbaijani diplomat Nijat Hojayev.
The employee of the Azerbaijani Embassy in Egypt died on Saturday as a result of the riots in this country. "As a result of the tense situation on Saturday in Cairo, the employee of the Azerbaijani embassy in this country Nijat Hojayev," Azerbaijani ambassador to Egypt Shahin Abdullayev said. The Foreign Ministry of the country told Trend about this incident.
At present, the law enforcement bodies of Egypt investigate this fact.
The manifestations with the requirements of conducting economic and political reforms and the resignation of 82-year old President Hosni Mubarak, ruling the country for 30 years, were launched in Egypt on January 25. On Friday, the mass protests continued in Cairo and other Egyptian cities. Roughly 100 people died, more than 2,000 injured.