Iraqi President Receives a Cable of Condolences from Turkish President over Deadly Baghdad Hospital Fire

2021/04/26

The President of the Republic of Iraq, Barham Salih received a cable of condolences from the Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan over a fire at a COVID-19 hospital Ibn Al-Khatib in Baghdad that resulted in scores of deaths on Iraqi citizens.

On his own behalf and on behalf of the Turkish people, President Erdogan expressed his sincere condolences and deepest sympathies to the Iraqi President Salih and to the people of Iraq over this tragic incident. He prayed to the Almighty for the deceased persons' eternal rest in peace.

He wished a speedy recovery for those who were wounded, wishing God's blessings to Iraq and saving its people from all the harm.

Presedent