World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkey's Ministry of Foreign Affairs strongly condemned the killing of the leftist Tunisian opposition leader Chokri Belaid (47) in an armed attack on Wednesday. The MFA said it was very said to learn about Belaid's death and passed condolences to his family, friends and Tunisians.
Ministry said they strongly condemn the attack that gave an impression of a provocative action aiming to sabotage the democracy process in Tunisia and called on everybody in Tunisia to act responsively not to damage the process and the gainings.
It was stated that Turkey would continue to support Tunisians in every way, and stand by Tunisia on its struggle for democracy.
Belaid was killed by two bullets to his head and neck as he left his home on Wednesday in capital Tunis.Last Mod: 07 Şubat 2013, 10:49