|Updated: 08-Aug-2003||NATO Press Releases|
(2003)090 8 Aug. 2003
Secretary General Condemns Terrorist Attack
The Secretary General of NATO, Lord Robertson, condemns in the strongest terms the terrorist attack on the Embassy of the Kingdom of Jordan in Baghdad. Lord Robertson also expresses his sympathy to the families of the victims and the Alliance's solidarity with the authorities of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.
"The terrorist attack perpetrated yesterday at the
Jordanian Embassy in Baghdad is a criminal and unjustifiable
must be vigorously condemned. Terrorist violence must be denounced
and combated. The members of the Atlantic Alliance reaffirm
their commitment to fight the terrorist menace in all its forms.
I offer my sincerest condolences to the families of the victims
of this barbarous act and express the Atlantic Alliance's solidarity
with the authorities of the Kingdom."