Statement: The ministry of foreign affairs is carefully following the painful incident's effects that took place on the 12th of January 2018

13th January, 2018 5:07 AM | Written by |
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Statement

The ministry of foreign affairs is carefully following the painful incident's effects that took place on the 12th of January 2018 of a bus carrying displaced people through the Turkish territories while they were on the way back to Iraq, which caused the death of 9 individuals and the injury of 28.

The ministry would like to clarify that it was directly following the incidents details through the Iraqi ambassador and the embassy's staff in Ankara and with the general consulate in Gaziantep and the representative of ministry of displaced and migration in Turkey and the Turkish concerned parties, the ministry sent its employees to the scene to check on victims' families needs and to look after injured in the hospitals and organize corpses transpiration.    

Mercy is upon the victims and a quick recovery for the injured, may God protect Iraq and Iraqis.

 

Dr. Ahmed Mahgoob

The official spokesman of the ministry of foreign affairs

13/1/2018