Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Egypt
New York, 24 October 2014
The Secretary-General strongly condemns the two terrorist attacks that targeted military checkpoints in Sheikh Zuweid and al-Arish in North Sinai, killing at least 31 members of the Egyptian security forces and injuring dozens more.
The Secretary-General extends his deep condolences to the families of the victims and the Government of Egypt, and hopes for the quick and full recovery of the wounded.
Statements on 24 October 2014