of Iraqi textile factory in Hilla
The Executive Bureau of the General Federation of Iraqi Workers
The Communist Party of Pakistan and the workers of Pakistan are heartily grieved over the heinous bombing of the textile factory at Hilla which resulted in the martyrdom of 40 workers and several injured and maimed.
We denounce and condemn this act of barbarism in the strongest possible words and join in mourning with bereaved workers’ families and friends over this tragedy.
Please accept and convey our fraternal condolences and solidarity to the workers and families for this act of cowardice.
We also join you in demanding that the authorities provide appropriate material and moral compensation to the families of victims and strongly demanding them to keep refrained from similar barbaric actions in the future.
Dr. Shafiq Ahmad
Communist Party of Pakistan