Turkish Ambassador to Azerbaijan Cahit Bagci has expressed condolences over the death of the head of the security service of the Azerbaijani embassy in Iran as a result of an attack on the embassy, Trend reports via the diplomat’s tweet.
"We condemn the treacherous attack on the Azerbaijani embassy in Tehran. I express my condolences to the families of the deceased and the Azerbaijani people, and wish a speedy recovery to the wounded," the tweet said.
Meanwhile, an armed attack took place on the Embassy of Azerbaijan in Iran on January 27, 2023, at about 8:30 (GMT+4).
As a result of an armed attack, the Head of the security service of the Azerbaijani Embassy in Iran, Orkhan Asgarov, was killed as a result of the attack. Two embassy security officers were injured.
The incident is being investigated.