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Turkey: US condemns Istanbul attack

Turkey: US condemns Istanbul attack

India Blooms News Service | 13 Jan 2016, 02:57 pm
Washington, Jan 13 (IBNS) The United States has condemned the attack in Turkey's Istanbul city that left 10 people killed.

"The United States condemns in the strongest terms today’s terrorist attack in Istanbul, Turkey.  This heinous attack occurred in Istanbul’s historic heart, and struck Turks and foreign tourists alike," the White House said in a statement.

"Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and loved ones of all those who have been killed and with those injured.  We stand together with Turkey, a NATO ally, a strong partner, and a valued member of the Counter-ISIL coalition, in the face of this attack and pledge our ongoing cooperation and support in the fight against terrorism," it said.

The attack in Istanbul on Tuesday killed 10 people and injured 15 others.

Turkey: US condemns Istanbul attack

India Blooms News Service
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