Malaysia condemns the bombings at Kerman Cemetery in Iran that killed 95, hundreds injured


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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia strongly condemns the bombings at the Kerman Cemetery in the city of Kerman, Iran on 3 January 2024, which has claimed at least 95 lives and left several hundreds injured.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a statement said, Malaysia firmly rejects any acts of violence and terrorism in all forms and calls for the perpetrators of this attack to be brought to justice promptly.

“Malaysia expresses its deepest condolences and sympathies to the victims and families who have lost their loved ones in this tragedy, as well as to the Government and people of Iran. We also pray for the speedy recovery of those injured.

“So far, there have been no reports of Malaysians involved in the incident. The Embassy of Malaysia in Tehran is closely monitoring developments and is actively liaising with the local authorities.

“All Malaysians in Iran, particularly in the city of Kerman are urged to keep abreast of the latest developments, take due precautions and adhere to travel advisories from local authorities,” the statement said.

The Ministry in its statement added, for assistance, the Embassy of Malaysia in Tehran is reachable at the following contact details: Embassy of Malaysia in Tehran Address: No.25, 2nd Alley, North Zarafshan St., Shahrak-e-Gharb Phone number: +98 21 880724444 +98 21 88078606 E-mail mwtehran@kln.gov.my mwconsular.teh@gmail.com

 

–Malaysia World News


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