Georgian officials send condolences over deadly Istanbul explosion

The blast on Sunday killed six and left 81 injured in the Turkish capital. Photo: Reuters, 14 Nov 2022 - 11:44, Tbilisi,Georgia

Top Georgian officials on Sunday sent their condolences over the deadly explosion in Istanbul that killed six and left 81 injured on a shopping street in the capital’s Taksim Square area. 

In his tweet shortly after the incident considered a terrorist attack by Turkish authorities, prime minister Irakli Garibashvili sent his “deepest condolences” to the country and wished a “speedy recovery” to those injured in the blast.