Arab League Council condemns terrorist acts in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Iraq


Cairo, Shawwal 11, 1437, July 16, 2016, SPA -- The Arab League Council, at the level of permanent representatives, condemned today the terrorist acts that recently took place in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Kingdom of Bahrain and the Republic of Iraq.
In its statement, the council confirmed its firm position condemning terrorism in all its forms and manifestations, referring to the cowardly terrorist incident, which occurred at the village of Aker in the Kingdom of Bahrain and led to the killing of a woman and injuring a number of children.
The Council expressed its support for all measures taken by the Kingdom of Bahrain to counter terrorism and maintain its security and stability, offered its condolences to the families of the victim and wished speedy recovery to the injured children.
The Arab League Council also expressed its strong condemnation of the terrorist bombings that took place in Madinah and Qatif in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, pointing out that these terrorist bombings confirm that terrorism has no religion or homeland.
The Council offered its sincere condolences to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the Saudi people and the families of the martyrs.
It also strongly condemned the criminal bombings that were carried out by the terrorist Daash gangs in several areas in the Republic of Iraq, particularly the heinous bombing that took place at Al-Karrada district in Baghdad, and expressed its sincere condolences to the Government and people of the Republic of Iraq, stressing its support for the Iraqi government's efforts to combat terrorism and acheive security and stability in all territory of Iraq.
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