Statement by the Press-Service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus regarding terrorist attack in Istanbul (January 1, 2017, Minsk)

With deep pain Belarus has learnt news about terrorist attack in Istanbul on New Year’s Eve that caused death and injuries of dozens of civilians from different countries.

Belarusian side strongly condemns all forms of terrorism and confirms its’ solidarity with a friendly Turkish nation.

We express our sincere condolences to the families and friends of those killed and wish a speedy recovery to those injured.

January 1, 2017, Minsk