The Brazilian Government expresses its strong condemnation of the terrorist attacks in Baghdad on June 2, which killed more than 200 people and injured a similar amount.
The Brazilian Government conveys its solidarity to the families of the victims and to survivors, and reiterates its confidence that the people and Government of Iraq will know how to preserve the rich cultural, ethnic and religious mosaic of their society despite the serious security challenges facing the country. In this effort, the Iraqi Government can count on the support of Brazil at the bilateral level and in multilateral forums.
The Brazilian Government categorically rejects the use of violence against innocent civilians, regardless of their motivations, and reiterates its support for the people and the Government of Iraq in their fight against terrorism
The Brazilian Embassy in Baghdad follows the repercussions of the attack closely. There is no record of Brazilian victims.