Turkish Consulate General in Sydney

News from the Turkish Foreign Ministry

No: 89, 25 March 2017, Press Release Regarding The Attack By Deash At Tuzhurmatu , 25.03.2017

It is a profound sadness to learn that according to initial reports 7 Turcoman brothers and sisters have lost their lives and 6 others, 4 of them being children, have been injured during an attack perpetrated by DEASH at the village of Çardakli, near Tuzhurmatu/Selahaddin, at night on March 23rd.


We strongly condemn this heinous attack. We share the grief of our Turcoman brothers and sisters, convey our condolences to the people of Iraq and wish speedy recovery to the wounded.