President Ilham Aliyev expresses condolences to Sri Lankan counterpart
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  • 13:37 22 April 2019

President Ilham Aliyev expresses condolences to Sri Lankan counterpart

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has offered condolences to the President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Maithripala Sirisena over a series of explosions across Sri Lanka, which killed more than 200 people and injured hundred others, ONA reports.

"Dear Mr President, We were deeply saddened by the news of heavy casualties and injuries as a result of explosions caused in your country.

We are extremely outraged by this horrible incident, resolutely condemn terrorism, and support the efforts of the international community in the fight against all of its manifestations.

On the occasion of this tragedy, on behalf of the people of Azerbaijan and on my own behalf, I extend my deepest condolences to you, families and loved ones of those who were killed and all the people of Sri Lanka, and wish those injured the soonest possible recovery."

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