RIYADH, 30th August, 2016 (WAM) — Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashed Al-Zayani, Secretary-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council, has denounced the suicide blast that targeted a military recruitment centre in Aden yesterday, killing and injuring scores of innocent people.

Al-Zayani described the act as ‘…a horrible terrorist crime that contradicts all humanitarian and ethical values and principles’. He expressed the solidarity of the GCC countries with the sisterly Republic of Yemen and its people, and support for whatever measures it might take to preserve the country’s integrity, safety and stability.