MANAMA, 13th January, 2016 (WAM) — The Bahraini Ministry of Foreign Affairs has strongly condemned the terrorist blasts that recently rocked the commercial district of Baghdad.

Bahrain News Agency, BNA, quoted the statement of the Ministry as saying, “The Ministry extends its deepest condolences to the bereaved families, wishing speedy recovery to all the wounded as a result of the heinous terrorist attacks that violate all religions and contravene all humane values and ethics.”

“The Ministry reaffirms Bahrain’s support to the efforts exerted by the Republic of Iraq to combat terrorism and extremism and to restore peace and security on its territories. It also reiterates Bahrain’s steadfast denunciation of terrorism in all its forms and manifestations regardless of its motivations and justifications.”