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Announcement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemning a terrorist attack on a French satirical magazine
2015-01-09 15:38:16

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cyprus condemns today’s terrorist attack on the French satirical magazine “Charlie Hebdo”, in which twelve people were killed and five seriously wounded. It is a heinous act of utmost concern to the international community and to all EU member states. Ιt is a reminder that terrorism has no boundaries or geographical limitations. It is an attack against the media and freedom of expression, to which the world community should react. We stand by the French Government in its efforts to effectively address terrorism and bring the perpetrators before justice. We express our deepest condolences and sympathy to the families of the victims and to the French people. - 07.01.2015

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