New York

4 May 2012

Statement attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on the Bombings in Dagestan

The Secretary-General condemns in the strongest terms the terrorist attacks that occurred in Dagestan, Russian Federation, on 3 May 2012, which have reportedly killed at least 13 people and left more than 100 injured.

He expresses his deep sympathy and condolences to the victims of these heinous acts and their families, and to the people and Government of the Russian Federation.