Twin suicide bombings in Extreme North of Cameroon (Statement by the Foreign Press Secretary Kawamura)

July 14, 2015

  1. 1.    The Government of Japan strongly condemns the twin suicide bombings on July 12, in the city of Fotokol, Extreme North Region of the Republic of Cameroon. Japan expresses its deep condolences to the victims and their families, as well as its heartfelt sympathies to those wounded in the incident.

    2.    Any act of terrorism cannot be justified by any reason. The Government of Japan firmly condemns all forms of terrorism. Japan expresses solidarity with Cameroon which has been contributing to the peace and stability of the region, and strongly hopes that the Government of Cameroon continues making efforts towards the stabilization of the security situation.