Statement by Press Secretary/Director-General for Press and Public Relations, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on the Bombing Attack in Algeria

September 7, 2007

  1. The Government of Japan expresses its deepest condolences to the victims and the bereaved families and heartfelt sympathy to the many who were injured by the  bombing attack which occurred in Batna on September 6 .
  2. Terrorism cannot be justified for any reason and the Government of Japan  condemns in the strongest terms such heinous act of terrorism which has victimized many innocent people.