Statement by the Press Secretary/Director-General for Press and Public Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on the Attack on the U.S. Consulate-General in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia
December 8, 2004
- Japan extends heartfelt sympathy for those who were killed and condolences to the bereaved families in the attack on the U.S. Consulate-General in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia, that took place at 11 a.m. (Japan time: 5 p.m.) on December 6 local time, and hopes for the quick recovery of the injured.
- Japan strongly condemns acts of terrorism that sacrifice innocent people and will cooperate with the international community to eradicate terrorism.
- The Government of Japan will continue its utmost efforts to secure the safety of Japanese residing in or visiting foreign countries.
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