Baku, Azerbaijan, May 23
There are no Azerbaijani nationals among those killed and injured in the explosion in Manchester, according to preliminary information, said Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesman for the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry, citing the country’s embassy in the UK.
The Azerbaijani embassy is in constant contact with the UK authorities, he told Trend.
An explosion rocked the indoor arena in the English city of Manchester on May 22 right after a concert by American pop singer Ariana Grande, killing 22 people and leaving 59 wounded.
Authorities say the explosion is being treated as a terrorist attack.