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Foreign Minister Mikser expresses sympathy for families of victims of earthquake on Iran-Iraq border

13. November 2017 - 11:17

Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser expressed condolences to the peoples of Iran and Iraq following yesterday evening’s deadly earthquake.

"Our thoughts are with the loved ones of the victims and with everyone whose lives are affected by this tragedy,” said Mikser.

Last night, a strong earthquake hit the border areas of Iran and Iraq, with a death toll of more than 200 and injuries upwards of 1,700 people.

 

Additional information:

Juhan Mellik
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Media Adviser, Communication Department
juhan.mellik@mfa.ee
+372 637 7627
+372 5093439

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