Mazloum Abdi shows solidarity with Iraq in tragedy of Hospital

The Commander-in-Chief of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) expressed his solidarity with Iraq in the "tragedy of Ibn Al-Khatib Hospital" in Baghdad and offered condolences to the families of the victims.

Commenting on the fire incident of the "Ibn Al-Khatib" hospital in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, which has claimed more than 82 deaths and 110 injuries so far, the SDF's Commander-in-Chief, tweeted: "We have received with great sadness and sorrow the news. The painful tragedy at Ibn Al-Khatib Hospital in Baghdad. We are in solidarity with Iraq in this ordeal. Condolences, patience and solace to the families of the martyrs, and we wish the wounded a speedy recovery."

It was reported that the explosion of an oxygen cylinder in the intensive care unit, in which patients connected to breathing machines and unable to move, were what led to the outbreak of the fire.

According to emergency service officials, many died in Ibn Al-Khatib Hospital, while others suffocated from smoke.



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