Statement by the Press Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, on the Terrorist Bombing in Morocco

April 29, 2011

  1. Japan was greatly shocked and enraged by the terrorist bombing attack that took place in Marrakech, Morocco on Thursday, 28 April. We express our sincere condolences to the victims and their bereaved families and extend our heartfelt sympathy toward the many who were wounded.

  2. There is no justification for terrorist acts, and Japan resolutely condemns this horrendous terrorist act to which so many innocent people fell victim. Japan is determined to continue its fight for total eradication of terrorism in cooperation with the international community, including Morocco.
    • (* This is a provisional translation. The above date denotes the date of the issue of the original press release in Japanese.)

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