Statement by the Press Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, on the Terrorist Attacks in New Delhi, India
September 7, 2011
- Japan is shocked and expresses its strong indignation at the many deaths and injuries caused by the terrorist attacks on Wednesday, September 7 in New Delhi, India. Japan mourns the victims and expresses its condolences to the bereaved families. Japan also offers its sympathy to those wounded in the attacks.
- Terrorism in all its forms and manifestations cannot be justified. Japan firmly condemns these atrocious acts of terrorism that victimize so many innocent people.
- Japan hopes that the people of India will quickly overcome this ordeal, and intends to continue cooperating with the international community to combat terrorism.
- (*This is a provisional translation. The above date denotes the date of the issue of the original press release in Japanese.)