Baku strongly condemns the terrorist attack in London, the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry posted on its Twitter page.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of victims. We wish speedy recovery to the injured,” Trend cited the ministry as saying.
On Mar. 22, at 14:40 GMT, a single attacker drove a car over Westminster Bridge, near the Houses of Parliament in central London. The car had mounted the pavement and driven the whole way across the bridge, knocking people over. The car then crashed into railings outside the Houses of Parliament.
The attacker was shot dead by armed police officers. Five people have died and 40 people have been injured in the attack, according to the latest information.