Tunisia condemns Istanbul blast

TUNISIA, 13th January, 2016 (WAM) -- The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Tunisia has strongly condemned the terrorist attack that targeted Istanbul's cultural and historic heart, between the Hagia Sophia and the Blue Mosque, which killed 10 tourists and wounded others.

In a statement, the Ministry strongly condemned the act of terrorism, stressing Tunisia's 'full solidarity with Turkey in this painful circumstance'.

The Tunisian government also renewed its call for to the international community to redouble its efforts to eradicate the scourge of terrorism which is indiscriminatingly targeting security and stability in all parts of the world.


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