Tehran, 6 October 2023 (TDI): The Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued a strong condemnation of the recent terrorist attack in Syria that occurred during the graduation ceremony of Syrian army officers in Homs province.

The attack resulted in the tragic martyrdom of numerous military and civilian individuals.

Spokesperson Nasser Kanaani conveyed heartfelt condolences on behalf of Iran to the government, army, and people of the friendly and brotherly country of the Syrian Arab Republic.

In this time of immense grief, Iran stands in solidarity with Syria and its people.

Kanaani also extended his condolences to all the affected families and survivors of the martyrs, offering prayers for the swift recovery of those who were injured in this heinous act of terror.

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This reprehensible attack, targeting a momentous event in the lives of young Syrian army officers, has left a deep scar.

It is an act that reflects the brutality of those who would resort to such violence, causing immense pain and suffering to innocent individuals and their families.

The Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs places blame on foreign supporters of terrorist groups for their involvement in this tragic incident.

This condemnable act of terror highlights the ongoing threats posed by these extremist elements, not only to the security and stability of Syria but to the broader region as well.

In response to this appalling attack, Iran calls upon responsible international institutions, particularly the United Nations Security Council, to fulfill their responsibilities in addressing this matter.

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The international community must unite in condemning terrorism in all its forms and manifestations, and take concerted action to counteract the influence and activities of terrorist groups.

This incident serves as a stark reminder of the importance of global efforts to combat terrorism and extremism.

The Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs remains committed to working with the international community to enhance cooperation and coordination in the fight against terrorism, with the ultimate goal of promoting peace, stability, and security in the region and beyond.

Iran reiterates its support for Syria and its people during this challenging time, and stands firm in its commitment to combating terrorism wherever it may threaten the principles of peace and justice.