RIYADH, 21st December, 2016 (WAM) — Saudi Arabia has strongly condemned the tractor-trailer incident which targeted a Christmas market in Berlin on Monday, leaving 12 people dead and many more wounded.

An official at the Saudi Ministry of Foreign affairs stressed the importance of all international efforts to combat terrorism and criminal acts, and offered condolences to the family of the deceased, Germany government and people, and wished the wounded a speedy recovery.