Sat 01-04-2017 21:20 PM

UAE condemns terrorist bombing in Egypt's Gharbia Governorate

ABU DHABI, 1st April, 2017 (WAM) -- The United Arab Emirates, UAE, has condemned the terrorist bombing that took place today outside an Egyptian police training centre in Gharbia Governorate in the Nile Delta wounding 16 people, including 14 police conscripts who were admitted to hospital.

In a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Co-operation said that the UAE stands in full solidarity with Egypt in its efforts to eliminate criminal and terrorist elements that are wreaking havoc and targeting the lives of innocent citizens.

The UAE ministry further stressed that eliminating such terrorist acts require co-operation at all levels to put an end to this criminal phenomenon that seeks to spread havoc and chaos and undermine security and stability.

The ministry further wished a speedy recovery to all those wounded in the attack.

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