Bahrain, UAE condemn terrorist attack on tourist bus in Egypt

Bahrain, UAE condemn terrorist attack on tourist bus in Egypt

Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates have condemned the terrorist attack on a tourist bus near the Grand Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Egypt, next to the pyramids in Giza in Egypt injuring a number of people.

“The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes the injured a quick recovery and affirms the full solidarity of the Kingdom of Bahrain with Egypt against all forms of violence and terrorism and in favor of its security and stability,” read a statement by Bahraini Foreign Affairs ministry.

Bahrain also reiterated the firm position of the Kingdom that rejects violence, extremism and terrorism of all forms and calls for deracinating this dangerous scourge of terrorism and drying out its fund sources.

Meanwhile, The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the United Arab Emirates also issued a statement showing support to the Egyptian people and government after the terrorist attack.

“The UAE strongly condemns this criminal act that threatens the security and stability of Egypt. It also expressed the UAE’s position of solidarity with the government and people of Egypt in their fight against violence and extremism.” the statement said.

“Such cowardly acts of terrorism will not undermine the resolve of the Egyptian people and their insistence on continuing to confront terrorism without reservations.”

“This terrorist incident is completely incompatible with all religious and humanitarian values and principles,” the statement added.

The UAE continues to adhere to its complete rejection of all forms of violence and terrorism targeting all without distinction, the statement said.

It expressed wishes for the speedy recovery of those injured.