Tehran Ready to Cooperate with Baghdad Against Terrorism
Iran condemns the bombing in Sadr City in Baghdad yesterday evening, and stresses through its foreign minister the country's readiness to cooperate with the Iraqi government in the context of combating terrorist movements targeting Iraq.
Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman, Saeed Khatibzadeh, condemned the terrorist attack that targeted Sadr City in Baghdad, stressing Iran's readiness to cooperate with Iraq against terrorist activity targeting the country.
Khatibzadeh considered that "these atrocities come in the context of the ominous terrorist scenario against Iraq, which affected the oppressed Iraqi people on the threshold of Eid al-Adha."
He sympathized with the Iraqi government and people, stressing "Iran's readiness to cooperate with the Iraqi government in the context of combating terrorist movements targeting this country."
On the eve of Eid al-Adha, an explosion killed and wounded dozens in Sadr City, east of the capital, Baghdad.
Before Iran, Al-Azhar Al-Sharif condemned the terrorist bombing and stressed "full solidarity with Iraq's leadership, government, and people in the face of brutal terrorism."
The Jordanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriate Affairs condemned the "terrorist bombing that killed and injured dozens of innocent people." The official spokesman for the ministry, Ambassador Dhaifallah Ali Al-Fayez, affirmed the Kingdom's strong condemnation and denunciation of this cowardly terrorist bombing.
Hezbollah condemned the "terrorist bombing that targeted innocent Iraqi citizens on the eve of Eid al-Adha." The resistance party stated that "this cowardly act in Iraq revives the criminal acts pursued by the infidel organizations and their sponsors."