Turkey to follow up on border attack

December 6, 2017

TEHRAN – Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has expressed sympathy with his Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif over a recent attack on Iranian border guards that killed two troops in the northwestern Maku region.

The Turkish minister said Turkey will follow up on the case and the result will be communicated to the Iranian authorities, Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Wednesday.

The attack happened near the town of Maku in Iran’s West Azerbaijan province.

MH/PA

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