Iran strongly condemns terror attack in France

Society Materials 15 July 2016 15:10 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, July 15

By Emil Ilgar – Trend:

Iran strongly condemns the terror attack in Nice, France, the Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi said July 15.

He said terrorism is a menace that should be dealt with through cooperation and international consensus, according to a message posted on the Iranian Foreign Ministry’s website.

Qasemi further said that any negligence and double standards in fighting terrorism will lead to failure.

Nice terrorist attack: Death toll reaches 84 (PHOTO, VIDEO) (UPDATING)

Nice terrorist attack: Death toll reaches 84 (PHOTO, VIDEO) (UPDATING)

French city of Nice was hit by a terrorist attack on July 14 night.

Reports indicate that a truck plowed into crowds watching a fireworks display on France's Bastille Day national holiday on the Nice seafront.

France’s Interior Ministry said 84 people were killed in the attack.