Iran condemns terrorist attacks on Iraqi cities
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 6
By Khalid Kazimov – Trend:
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qasemi has slammed suicidal attacks in two Iraqi cities of Tikrit and Samarra which claimed at least 39 lives.
Bahram Qasemi extended his condolences to the families of the victims and called on the international community to take serious measures against the savage actions of the terrorist groups, Mehr news agency reported.
According to reports by Iranian media outlets, at least a dozen of Iranian nationals were among the casualties of the Sunday’s terrorist attacks in Iraq.
Suicide bombers driving ambulances packed with explosives detonated their vehicles at a security checkpoint in Tikrit city and a car park for Shiite pilgrims in Samarra a holy site for Shia pilgrims on Nov. 6.
At least 39 people were killed in the attacks and other 40 were injured.