EU Global Strategy

Iraq: Statement by the Spokesperson on the attacks in Baghdad

Brussels, 21/01/2021 - 18:25, UNIQUE ID: 210121_12
Statements by the Spokesperson

The European Union strongly condemns the senseless and barbaric attack that has rocked the centre of Baghdad this morning, claiming numerous lives and injuring many Iraqis.

The European Union conveys its condolences to the families of the victims and reiterates its full support to the Iraqi authorities in the fight against extremism and terrorism. The European Union will continue firmly standing by Iraq and its people in support of the country’s security and stability.