Friday, 17 August 2012 03:00

UN Envoy Condemns Wave of Attacks ahead of Eid al-Fitr

Baghdad, 17 August 2012 – The Special Representative of the Secretary-General (SRSG) for Iraq, Mr. Martin Kobler, strongly condemned the attacks that claimed dozens of lives and wounded hundreds across the country yesterday. كوردی


"I am appalled at the wave of heinous attacks that shook the country throughout the day yesterday," Mr. Kobler said. "They come at a time when Iraqis are looking forward to a peaceful Eid al-Fitr, the end of Ramadan. I condemn these attacks in the strongest possible terms. They violate the spirit of peace associated with this holiest of times in the Muslim year."


SRSG Kobler extends his condolences to the families of those who were killed and his wishes for the speedy recovery of those who were injured.

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