Qatar strongly condemns attack at concert in Manchester

 23 May 2017 - 8:50

Qatar strongly condemns attack at concert in Manchester

QNA

Doha: The State of Qatar has strongly condemned and denounced the explosion which took place at a concert in the British city of Manchester and resulted in dozens of deaths and injuries.

In a statement issued Tuesday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs reiterated Qatar's firm stance on rejecting violence and terrorism regardless of its source and whatever its motives and reasons. The statement also stressed Qatar's rejection of all criminal attacks that terrorize the innocent people and contradict with humanitarian values and principles.

The statement further affirmed Qatar's full solidarity with the government of the United Kingdom and its support to all measures taken to maintain the country's security.

The statement also expressed Qatar's condolences to the families of the victims and the UK government, wishing the injured a speedy recovery.