Foreign Ministry condemns terrorist attack in Turkey

Foreign Ministry condemns terrorist attack in Turkey

Romania’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs firmly condemns the terrorist attack that took place on Monday at a cultural center in the Turkish district of Suruc and sends condolences to the families of victims and their entire compassion for the persons injured in this tragic event.

“We are solidary with Turkey, a strategic partner of Romania, and we support the efforts of the Turkish authorities in their fight against terrorism,” Foreign Minister Bogdan Aurescu is quoted as saying in a press statement released to AGERPRES.

As many as 28 persons were killed and nearly 100 injured in a powerful blast that happened on Monday at a cultural center in the Turkish district of Suruc, near the border with Syria, yet the death toll may rise, said the Turkish Ministry of Internal Affairs, as quoted by Reuters and Anadolu.

Suruc is a district in southeastern Turkey, 10 km away from the Syrian town of Kobane. More…