Iraqi president condemns Ahvaz terrorist attack

Baghdad, Sept 23, IRNA – Iraqi President Fuad Masum in a message to President Hassan Rouhani condemned terrorist attack on a military parade in Ahvaz city on Saturday .

In the message, President Masum said 'On behalf of myself and the Iraqi nation I express deep deep sorrow and grief over the death of innocent people in a terrorist attack in Ahvaz city.'

He also expressed his sympathy with bereaved families of the victims and solidarity of the Iraqi nation with Iranians for the terrorist act and wished rapid recovery for wounded people.

A terrorist attack during a military parade on Saturday to commemorate anniversary of 8-year-long war imposed on Iran left 29 dead and around 70 people injured, among them women and children.
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