Bahrain Condemns El-Arish Terrorist Attack

Manama, Jumada II 11, 1437, Mar 20, 2016, SPA — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Bahrain strongly condemns the terrorist assault, which targeted a security ambush in El-Arish in North Sinai in Egypt and resulted in killing and wounding scores of policemen.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs reiterates the support of the Kingdom of Bahrain for the Arab Republic of Egypt, in facing violence, terrorism and extremism and expresses solidarity with Egyptian government in taking any decisive actions and deterrents necessary to restore security and stability in the country and achieve the aspirations of the Egyptian people in development and prosperity.
The Foreign Ministry expresses sincere condolences and sympathies to the families and relatives of the martyrs and wishes a speedy recovery to all the injured in this treacherous terrorist act.
The Foreign Ministry renews the position of the Kingdom of Bahrain in condemning and rejecting terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and calls for consolidating international efforts to root out the scourge of terrorism.
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