Tehran (IP)- In a separate message to the Chief of General Staff of Iran's Armed Forces and Iran's defence minister, Defense Minister of Republic of Azerbaijan has expressed his condolences over the assassination of nuclear and defence scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh.

Iran PressAsia: Addressing Chief of General Staff of Iran's Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri, and Minister of Defense Amir Hatami, Zakir Hassanov strongly condemned Fakhrizadeh's assassination, calling it a "treacherous and sad assassination" and also expressed his sympathy to Iranian people and the martyr's family.

Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, head of the Research and Innovation Organization of the Ministry of Defense and a scientist in the country's nuclear industry, was martyred on Friday (November 27th) in a terrorist attack around Tehran.

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