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17 November 2005 [15:43] - Today.Az
3 Azerbaijani citizens were wounded in Khanigin city of Iraq.
According to the information given to APA by the chief of the Press Center of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) Metin Mirze, the Azerbaijani citizens Hasan Mirzayev, Sharif Novruzov and Yashvi Farhan were engaged in cargo transportation in Iraq as the associates of a Turkish company. M.Mirze said that the health condition of the wounded persons is normal and the persons fired at them had been detained. MFA of Azerbaijan instructed the embassy of our country in Turkey to thoroughly investigate the accident.
It should be noted that the country of Iraq in Baku has not given visa to Azerbaijani citizens for visiting Iraq since military operations started in Iraq in spring of 2003.