New York

29 July 2015

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Bahrain

The Secretary-General condemns the bomb attack on 28 July in the village of Sitra, Bahrain, which reportedly killed two policemen and injured several others.

The Secretary-General conveys his deep condolences to the Government and people of Bahrain and the families of the victims and wishes a swift recovery to the injured. He calls for a full and transparent investigation into this terrorist act.