Washington condemned the assassination attempt on the Iraqi prime minister and offered to help in the investigation

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Washington condemned the assassination attempt on the Iraqi prime minister and offered to help in the investigation
Washington condemned the assassination attempt on the Iraqi prime minister and offered to help in the investigation
8 November, 09:11PoliticsPhoto: Соцсети
According to the head of the press service of the State Department, Ned Price, in Washington, the message that Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kazimi was not injured was received with relief.

The United States strongly condemns the terrorist attack aimed at "the very heart of the Iraqi state", - the State Department said.

Price said Washington is in close contact with Iraqi security forces and has offered to help investigate the circumstances of the attack.

As reminds TASS, the assassination attempt on the Prime Minister of Iraq al-Kazimi was committed on the night of Saturday to Sunday. The residence of the head of the Iraqi government, located in the specially protected "green zone" of Baghdad, was attacked with an unmanned aerial vehicle with explosives. The explosion injured 10 people from the security service.

Mustafa al-Kazimi was not injured in the assassination attempt. According to the Iraqi security forces, the Prime Minister is currently in a safe place.

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