The UAE has condemned the terrorist car bomb attack that targeted military buses near the armed forces' headquarters, parliament and government buildings in the Turkish capital Ankara. Tens of people were killed and injured in the attack on Wednesday.
Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, emphasised the UAE's solidarity with Turkey out of its firm position of rejecting all forms and manifestations of terrorism regardless of their motivations and justifications, wherever, whenever and by whomever they are committed.
Sheikh Abdullah reiterated the need for concerted efforts from the international community to eliminate the scourge of terrorism and find drastic solutions to the menace
which is against all ethical and human values.
He extended sincere condolences and sympathies to the families of the victims and wished for a speedy recovery for the wounded.