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Press Release Regarding The Terrorist Attack Targeted The Usaid Office In Kunduz , 02.07.2010

We have learnt with deep sorrow that a terrorist attack targeted the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) office located in Kunduz. Turkey strongly condemns this heinous attack.

The attack against USAID humanitarian assistance workers laboring to increase the welfare of the Afghan society has also targeted Afghanistan’s unity and integrity.

Turkey will resolutely continue her efforts to strengthen international solidarity and cooperation to achieve success in combating terrorism.

Turkey wishes mercy upon those who lost their lives, conveys condolences to the bereaved families of the victims and wishes speedy recovery to the injured ones.