Secretary General of the OSCE Helga Schmid has condemned the
attack at the Azerbaijani Embassy in Iran, Azernews reports.
“Deepest condolences to the family and loved ones of the person
killed and wishes for the recovery of those injured,” she said.
As reported earlier, the head of the security guard of the
Azerbaijani embassy in Iran was killed, two other employees were
wounded in the armed attack on the building on January 27 at about
0830 hours (GMT+4).
The gunman turned out to be a man in his 50s, who drove up to
the administrative building, armed with a Kalashnikov automatic
No attempts were made to detain the gunman, as he freely entered
the embassy. The shooter was eventually detained. The incident is
currently being investigated.
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