Kharrazi expresses sorrow over de Mello's death Tehran,
IRNA -- Foreign Minister Kamal Kharrazi expressed here Wednesday his sorrow over the death of the United Nations envoy to Iraq and special representative of its Secretary-General Kofi Annan, Sergio Vieira de Mello . In a message to Annan, Kharrazi said that de Mello had made great efforts to carry out his duty . " De Mello did his best to enable the United Nations to play its role in Iraq in order to help the Iraqi people rule over their own fate .This is a correct path which should be followed so as to leave the country's affairs to its own people in the earliest time, " Kharrazi said . At least 71 people were killed and more than 001 others wounded in a truck bombing that devastated the UN headquarters in Baghdad . The UN top envoy to Iraq, Sergio Vieira de Mello, a Brazilian is among the dead .He had been trapped under the rubble, UN spokesman Fred Eckhard said in New York. http://www.irna.ir/en/
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