Ethiopia condemns terrorist attacks in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula

Addis Ababa, November 25, 2017 (FBC) - Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn and Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu have condemned the horrible extremist attacks on a mosque in the Sinai Peninsula, Egypt yesterday.

The Premier and the Foreign Minister have sent condolence letters to Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi and Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry strongly denouncing the monstrous attack on a mosque during the sermon segment of Friday prayers; causing the loss of hundreds of innocent civilians in the Sinai Peninsula.

Noting the unspeakable inhuman crime should be reviled by the international community in the strongest terms possible, Prime Minister Hailemariam and Dr. Workneh in their condolence letters called on the entire humankind to take concerted actions in the fight against terrorism.

Premier and Foreign Minister underscored Ethiopia shares the pain and sorrow of the Egyptian people, their Government and the bereaved families and those injured in the attack.

Source: MoFA

Posted by Amare Asrat