Statement by the Press Secretary/ Director-General for Press and Public Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on the serial explosions occurred at Sharm el-Sheikh in Egypt
July 23, 2005
- The Government of Japan is gravely shocked by the serial explosions which occurred at Sharm el-Sheikh, a resort on the Sinai Peninsula in the early morning of July 23 (Sat.) (local time) which led to a large number of civilian casualties. The Government of Japan expresses sympathy to the victims, condolences to the bereaved families and heartfelt sympathy to those who are injured.
- Terrorism cannot be justified for any reason, and the Government of Japan firmly condemns atrocious terrorism that victimizes many innocent people.
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