Azerbaijani Politics 13 november — 11:33

Ilham Aliyev condoles with Hassan Rouhani

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President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has expressed his condolences to President Hassan Rouhani in connection with numerous casualties in Iran as a result of a devastating earthquake, informs the press service of the Azerbaijani head of state.

'I was deeply saddened by the news of heavy casualties and large-scale destruction as a result of an earthquake that hit the western part of your country.

On the occasion of this tragedy, on behalf of the people of Azerbaijan and on my own behalf, I extend my deepest condolences to you, families and loved ones of those who died and the whole people of Iran, and wish those injured the swiftest possible recovery, and the soonest elimination of the consequences of the natural disaster.

May Allah rest the souls of the dead in peace!' says the letter of condolences.

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