Posted by: africanpressorganization | 19 March 2015

Attack on the National Bardo Museum in Tunis, Tunisia


 

Attack on the National Bardo Museum in Tunis, Tunisia

 

WASHINGTON, March 19, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Press Statement

John Kerry

Secretary of State

Washington, DC

March 18, 2015

 

The United States condemns in the strongest possible terms today’s deadly terrorist attack at the National Bardo Museum in Tunis, where gunmen killed 19 people and wounded more than 20 others. We extend our heartfelt sympathy to the victims’ families and loved ones. We commend Tunisian authorities’ rapid response to today’s wanton violence and their efforts to resolve the hostage situation and restore calm. The United States stands with the Tunisian people at this difficult time and continues to support the Tunisian government’s efforts to advance a secure, prosperous, and democratic Tunisia.

 

SOURCE 

US Department of State


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