RIYADH, 31st January, 2017 (WAM) — Saudi Arabia today condemned the terrorist attack which targeted a Mosque in Quebec, leaving 6 people dead and 8 others injured.

According to the Saudi Press Agency, SPA, the Foreign Ministry reiterated in a statement the kingdom’s firm position with Canada’s government and people, calling for the need to respect all religions and beliefs.

The statement offered condolences to the families of the victims and to the government and people of Canada, wishing the injured a speedy recovery.