Egypt strongly condemns terrorist attack in Iraq’s Kirkuk

Egypt has strongly condemned a terrorist attack that targeted a football pitch in Dakuk district of Kirkuk in the north of Iraq earlier on Sunday 25/8/2019.

The attack left six civilians dead and nine more injured.

Egypt condoles with families of the dead and wishes the injured a speedy recovery, a statement by the Foreign Ministry said.

It voiced support for the Iraqi government and people in the fight against terrorism, extremism and violence.

Source: State Information Service Egypt