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Saudi Arabia Condemns Twin Suicide Bombings in Baghdad

Saudi Arabia Condemns Twin Suicide Bombings in Baghdad

Thursday, 21 January, 2021 - 16:30
Security at the site of the suicide bombings in a central Baghdad used clothes market, Iraq, 21 January 2021. EPA/AHMED JALIL

Saudi Arabia condemned on Thursday the twin suicide bombings in Baghdad that left scores of people dead and injured.


The Kingdom rejects all forms of terrorism and stands by Iraq against anything that threatens its security or stability, the Saudi Foreign Ministry said.


It expressed condolences to the families of the victims and the government and people of Iraq, wishing the injured a speedy recovery.


The suicide bombings hit the Bab al-Sharqi commercial area in central Baghdad.


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