Egypt condemns terror bombing in Iraq's Sadr City

MENA , Tuesday 20 Jul 2021

The fatal incident left around 100 people dead and wounded

Foreign Ministry
Egypt Foreign Ministry in Cairo. Reuters

Egypt has vehemently condemned a terrorist attack that targeted a civilian area in Iraq's Sadr City on Monday, leaving 100 people dead and wounded.

In a statement issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Cairo extended its heartfelt condolences to the victims' families as well as to the Iraqi government and people, wishing the wounded a speedy recovery.

Egypt reaffirmed its full solidarity with Iraq as regards whatever measures it would take to preserve its security and stability.

In this regard, Cairo reiterated its call for all Iraqi parties to prioritize the Iraqi national interest.

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