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Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

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New York, 22 November 2014 - Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on the terrorist attack in Mandera, Kenya

The Secretary-General condemns the terrorist attack this morning on a commuter bus in Mandera, Kenya, in which at least twenty eight people were killed.  He conveys his profound condolences to the families of the victims and expresses his solidarity with the people and the Government of Kenya.

The Secretary-General pledges the continuing support of the United Nations to Kenya and the countries of the region in their multidimensional efforts to address the scourge of terrorism. He hopes those responsible for today's attack will be brought to justice swiftly.

Statements on 22 November 2014