OIC Secretary General condemns the bombing at Boston Marathon

OIC Secretary General condemns the bombing at Boston Marathon
2013-04-17 11:49:18

WAM JEDDAH, April 17th, 2013 (WAM) — The Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu condemned in the strongest terms the bombing which took place at Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013 resulting into several deaths and injuries of innocent people including children.

As he expressed his sympathies and condolences to the bereaved families of the victims, he said that such act targeting to destroy the peaceful atmosphere of a sporting event was cowardly and reprehensible.

He wished speedy recovery of the injured and underlined that the OIC stands with the United States Government and People in rejecting such violence.

WAM/ES

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