Secretary‑General Deeply Saddened by Deadly Attack in New York City

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31 October 2017

Secretary‑General Deeply Saddened by Deadly Attack in New York City

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary‑General António Guterres:

The Secretary‑General was shocked and deeply saddened to learn of the deadly attack today in New York City, home to the United Nations Headquarters.

The Secretary‑General extends his heartfelt condolences and sympathy to the families of the victims and wishes a speedy recovery to those injured.

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