MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
On July 19, on the eve of the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha, at a busy market in Baghdad’s Sadr City, a suicide bomber exploded, as a result of which, according to preliminary information, at least 35 people died and more than 60 injured. Among the victims and injured are women and children. ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack.
We express our sincere condolences to the families of the victims, and we wish the victims a speedy recovery.
We condemn in the strongest terms this audacious terrorist attack aimed at undermining security and stability in friendly Iraq. We stand in solidarity with the Iraqi leadership and people in the fight against terrorism in all its forms and manifestations. We reaffirm the importance of stepping up collective international efforts in order to resolutely and uncompromisingly counter this global threat, no matter what slogans its adherents and patrons hide behind.
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