The Sri Lankan Government condemned the yesterday’s terrorist attack on a Sinai Mosque in Egypt in which more than 200 people were killed.
In a statement, the Foreign Affairs Ministry said yesterday that the Government condemned in the strongest terms the terrorist attack on worshippers at a mosque in the Sinai region of Egypt.
“Attacking those at prayer is an act of inexplicable brutality. The Government and people of Sri Lanka offer deepest condolences to the families of the victims, and wish those who are injured, a speedy recovery,” it said.
While expressing solidarity with the Government of Egypt at this time of national mourning, it said the Sri Lankan Government urges the international community to join hands to find effective ways and means to combat terrorism in all its forms and manifestations.