CAIRO, 31st August, 2016 (WAM) — Al-Azhar Al-Sharif has condemned the suicide blast that targeted a military recruitment centre in Aden, killing and injuring scores of innocent people.

In its statement, Al-Azhar highlighted its firm stance denouncing terrorism in all its forms and manifestations, highlighting that this criminal act is contrary to all religions, humanitarian values, ethics and principles.

The statement expressed deepest condolences and sympathy to the people and families of the victims hopes for a speedy recovery for all the injured.