The leadership of UNESCO has condemned the terrorist attack on the Azerbaijani Embassy in Tehran in an official letter addressed to the Permanent Delegation of Azerbaijan to the organization.

The letter sent on behalf of the Director General of UNESCO expresses condolences to the government, the people of Azerbaijan, and the family of the deceased, as well as wishes for a speedy recovery for the injured.

It was noted that the UN stands by Azerbaijan and its people, and the strong condemnation of such acts against diplomatic missions was emphasized. The letter also notes that Azerbaijan can be fully confident in the support of the UNESCO Secretariat.