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Saudi Arabia Strongly Condemns New York Attack

Saudi Arabia Strongly Condemns New York Attack

Wednesday, 1 November, 2017 - 11:15
Police investigate a pickup truck used in an attack on the West Side Highway in Manhattan, New York, US, November 1, 2017. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

An official source at the Saudi Ministry of Foreign Affairs has strongly condemned the truck-ramming attack in the US city of New York, the Saudi Press Agency reported on Wednesday.

The source offered the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's condolences to the families of the victims, the US administration, and the friendly American people, SPA said.

The official source reiterated the Kingdom's rejection and condemnation of such terrorist acts, reaffirming its solidarity with friendly countries against all forms and manifestations of terrorism and extremism, the agency added.

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