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Cypriot President expresses condolences to King of Jordan
2005-11-11 14:09:58

Nicosia, Nov 11 (CNA) - President of the Republic Tassos Papadopoulos sent yesterday a message of condolences to King Abdullah Bin Al Hussein of Jordan for the terrorist attacks in Amman which cost the lives of many innocent people.

''It is with deep sorrow that I have received the news of yesterday's terrorist attacks in Amman, which resulted in the loss of many innocent lives and the injuring of many more,'' the President says in his message.

He adds that ''on behalf of the people and the government of the Republic of Cyprus and on my own behalf, I wish to convey to Your Majesty and to the families of the victims our most sincere condolences and deepest sympathy, and our best wishes for the speedy recovery of the injured.''

''Such acts of violence are strongly and unreservedly condemned. Cyprus remains committed, together with the rest of the international community, in the fight against terrorism of all kinds. Please accept, Your Majesty, the assurances of my highest consideration,'' he concludes.

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