Tuesday, 26 July 2011

Cuba condemns Norway attacks

Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Cuba.
Source: Granma, 26 July 2011.

Cuba strongly condemns the acts of violence in Norway, on July 22, against the government complex in Oslo and against the young people gathered on the Isle of Utoya that have left so far 92 deaths [revised down to 77 - RATB].

The Cuban people, who have suffered from terrorism for more than 50 years, condemn the scourge in all its forms and manifestations.

The Cuban government and people, extend their condolences to the government, the Norwegian people and particularly to the families of the victims, for the loss of life and damage caused by these criminal actions, while expressing their solidarity and support.

Havana, July 23, 2011.
"Year 53 of the Revolution."