New York

1 March 2014

Statement attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on China

The Secretary-General condemns in the strongest terms the terrible attack today on civilians at the railway station in Kunming, China.  He expresses condolences to the bereaved families and wishes those wounded a speedy recovery. 

The Secretary-General notes that there is no justification for the killing of innocent civilians and hopes that those responsible will be brought to justice.