The Russian Embassy in Baghdad has buttressed the death of a Russian engineer employed with the Iraqi airbase in Al-Kut; it is assisting with the local authorities.
«Yes, we confirm the death of the Russian citizen who has been coax at the airbase,» Embassy press attache Alexander Kozin told Interfax.
The Embassy is cooperating with the munici l authorities in this inquiry, he said. The local police think that the Russian did not die a extreme death, the press attache added.
«The Embassy is closely watching this convert and is providing consular support,» he said.
The media said that a Russian swing employed with the Al-Kut airbase was found dead in his room on April 25.