Secretary-General Condemns Terrorist Attacks in Cairo, Calling for Perpetrators to Be Held to Account

24 January 2014
SG/SM/15613-AFR/2803

Secretary-General Condemns Terrorist Attacks in Cairo, Calling for Perpetrators to Be Held to Account

24 January 2014
Secretary-General
SG/SM/15613 AFR/2803
Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York

Secretary-General Condemns Terrorist Attacks in Cairo,

 

Calling for Perpetrators to Be Held to Account

 

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

The Secretary-General condemns today’s terrorist attacks in Greater Cairo, which reportedly killed at least six people and resulted in a large number of casualties.  No cause can justify such acts of terrorism.  He conveys his condolences to the families of the victims, as well as to the Government and people of Egypt, and calls for the perpetrators to be brought to justice.

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