OIC, Islamic countries, condemn terrorist attack in Turkish capital
The Group of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) and a number of other Islamic international locations condemned the terrorist assault within the Turkish capital Ankara on Sunday.
The OIC emphasised in an announcement that it’s in opposition to each form of terrorist exercise, saying the group is in solidarity with the Turkish authorities.
Somalia’s President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud additionally launched an announcement condemning the assault.
“In Somalia, we stand firmly with the brotherly folks and authorities of the Republic of Türkiye and strongly condemn the heinous terrorist assault in Ankara right this moment. This act of evil cowardice geared toward hurting harmless lives fills us with dedication to face collectively in opposition to terror,” he stated on his private X account.
Iraq additionally launched an announcement condemning the assault.
“Because the Iraqi Ministry of Overseas Affairs, we strongly condemn the terrorist assault in entrance of the Common Directorate of Safety below the Turkish Ministry of Inside in Ankara. We, because the Iraqi authorities and folks, declare that we’re in solidarity with the federal government and folks of the Republic of Türkiye,” it stated.
Tunisia additionally condemned the assault.
“Tunisia strongly condemns the terrorist assault carried out in opposition to the Common Directorate of Safety of the Ministry of Inside Affairs in Ankara, the capital of Türkiye,” an announcement from the Ministry of Overseas Affairs stated.
The ministry stated that Tunisia at all times stands in solidarity with Türkiye in opposition to terrorism and violence and underscored the need of worldwide efforts within the combat in opposition to terrorism.
Afghanistan additionally condemned the assault.
“The Ministry of Overseas Affairs of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan condemns within the strongest phrases the saddening and deplorable incident that occurred this morning in entrance of the Ankara Police Headquarters that has left a number of law enforcement officials injured,” an announcement stated.
Afghanistan “expresses its condolences to the federal government of Türkiye and the bereaved households of the injured and asks Allah the Almighty to grant the injured a swift and full restoration,” it added.
Two law enforcement officials suffered minor accidents when a terrorist blew himself up in entrance of the Common Safety Division, whereas one other terrorist was “neutralized” by safety forces on the entrance.