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Statement of the MFA on Terrorist Attack in the Mosque in Northern Nigeria


The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic expresses its deep outrage over the horrible and cowardly attack by the unknown gunmen in the oldest mosque of the town of Kano in Northern Nigeria. Lives of more than one hundred people were lost and many more people were wounded.

The MFA expresses the deepest condolences to the families of all innocent victims. At the same time, the Ministry underlines that the Czech Republic condemns in the strongest terms all forms of terrorism, stands by the Government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and the Nigerian people, and is prepared to offer its full cooperation in the fight against terrorism.