UAE condemns terrorist attack targeting Mar Girgis Church in Tanta, Egypt

ABU DHABI, 9th April, 2017 (WAM) — The United Arab Emirates has strongly condemned the terrorist attack on the Mar Girgis Church in Tanta, Egypt, which resulted in the death of dozens of innocent victims.

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, affirmed the solidarity of the UAE and Egypt, standing by the side of the brotherly nation in confronting this criminal and malicious act.

Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed expressed his confidence in the solidarity of the Egyptian people and its ability to uphold its national unity and defeat this abhorrent terrorism.

His Highness conveyed the condolences of the UAE to the Egyptian people and wished the victims a speedy recovery.

Source: Emirates News Agency