Arish Terrorist Attack
UNSC condemns Arish terrorist attack
Wednesday، 13 September 2017 - 12:32 PM
UN Security Council has strongly condemned Arish terrorist attack which claimed the lives of 18 Egyptian policemen and left three others injured on Monday.
In a statement released on Tuesday 12/9/2017, UNSC termed the attack as horrible act and offered condolences to the families of the victims and the Egyptian government.
The UNSC also voiced hope of quick recovery to the injured.
The UNSC renewed its affirmation that terrorism has become a serious threat to international peace and security, read the statement.
The statement also pointed out to the necessity of bringing to justice the perpetrators of such acts and the bodies which extend financial or logistic support to them.
Spokesperson for the Secretary-General Stéphane Dujarric said UNSC offered condolences to the Egyptian government and families over the tragic attack.