MUSCAT, 2nd January, 2017 (WAM) — Oman today strongly condemned the bombings and terrorist attacks which targeted the Bahraini capital, Manama, the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, and Istanbul in Turkey.

The Oman News Agency, ONA, quoted a statement from the Omani Foreign Ministry reaffirming Oman’s full solidarity with brotherly and friendly countries against the scourge of terrorism, and its firm rejection of terrorism in all its forms.

The statement also expressed its condolences to the Bharani, Iraqi and Turkish people and government as well as the families of the victims, wishing those wounded a quick recovery.