Shooting Incident in the United States of America
(Statement by Press Secretary Takeshi Osuga)

October 30, 2018

  1. 1. I am deeply shocked and saddened by the reports of a shooting at a synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on October 27th, which claimed a number of casualties. We offer our heartfelt condolences to the victims as well as their families. May the injured recover quickly.

    2. Such actions are unjustifiable for any reason. We firmly condemn these actions. Japan expresses solidarity to the U.S. government and its people.