Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi vowed Monday to bring the killers of an Iraqi researcher to justice, hours after Hisham al-Hashemi was shot dead near his home in Baghdad.
We are deeply shocked and saddened by the cowardly murder of respected academic Dr. Hesham Al-Hashimy. Deepest condolences to his family and people of Iraq for the tragic loss . We call on GOI to bring those responsible for his murder to swift justice. https://t.co/xeq6Oj8mGz pic.twitter.com/hVPe4PxcGg— U.S. Embassy Baghdad (@USEmbBaghdad) July 6, 2020
Shocked and speechless by the senseless killing of @hushamalhashimi. Deepest condolences to his family and friends. Justice must be served. In the case of Husham and in all other cases of senseless violence in #Iraq. pic.twitter.com/QFYgtMgZ2N— Eric Strating (@Eric_Strating) July 6, 2020
Together with his family and friends, we mourn the death of Dr Husham Al-Hashimi. The perpetrators of this heinous crime must be brought to justice! pic.twitter.com/8NSeS8Oh1h— Martin Huth 🇪🇺 🇮🇶 (@EUAmbIraq) July 6, 2020