OIC condemns St. Petersburg terrorist attack

JEDDAH, — The Organisation of Islamic Cooperation, OIC, has strongly condemned the explosion which took place in St. Petersburg, killing and injuring dozens.

In a statement, Dr. Yousef A. Al-Othaimeen, Secretary-General of OIC, denounced this criminal act that targeted innocent citizens, and expressed his sincere condolences to the families of the victims, the Russian government and people, wishing the injured a quick recovery.

Al-Othaimeen reaffirmed the OIC’s principled and unwavering position which denounces terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and called on international community to continue their efforts in fighting terrorism, a scourge that has emerged as humanity’s first enemy.

Source: Emirates News Agency