Azerbaijani president expresses condolences to his Iraqi counterpart
  • POLITICS

  • 16:48 23 March 2019

Azerbaijani president expresses condolences to his Iraqi counterpart

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has expressed his condolences to Iraqi President Bahram Saleh, ONA reports.

The letter reads:

"Dear Mr. President,

I was deeply saddened by the news of heavy casualties as a ferry sank in the Tigris river.

On the occasion of this tragedy, on my own behalf and on behalf of the people of Azerbaijan, I extend my deepest condolences to you, families and loved ones of those who died, and the whole people of Iraq.

May those killed rest in peace!"

RELATED NEWS