7 September 2011

Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York

Secretary-General Strongly Condemns Deadly Bomb Attack at New Delhi High Court


The following statement was issued today by the Spokesperson for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:

The Secretary-General strongly condemns the bomb attack at the Indian High Court in New Delhi, which has killed and injured many today.  The Secretary-General reiterates his firm stance that there is no justification for indiscriminate violence against civilians.  He expresses his solidarity with the Government and people of India.  The Secretary-General extends his sincere condolences to the families of the victims and hopes that the perpetrators will be brought to justice.

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