Azerbaijani FM: Resolute, consistent fight needed against terrorism
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 14
Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov sent a letter of condolence to French Foreign Affairs and International Development Minister Laurent Fabius with regard to terrorist attacks in Paris.
Press office of Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry told Trend Nov. 14 that in his letter Mammadyarov offered condolences to the French minister, to the families and friends of those killed in the attacks, and to the whole French nation, and wished speedy recovery to those injured and wounded.
Mammadyarov stressed that Azerbaijan condemns terrorism, and all of its forms. He also said there should be a resolute and consistent fight against terrorism.
Numerous terrorist attacks were conducted in Paris on Nov. 14 night.
Four gunmen systematically slaughtered at least 87 young people attending a rock concert at the Bataclan music hall.
Some 40 more people were killed in five other attacks in the Paris region, including an apparent double suicide bombing outside the national stadium, where the French president Hollande and the German foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier were watching a friendly soccer international. Some 200 people were injured.
Paris mayor's office said that at least 150 people were killed in the terrorist attacks.