Sultanate condemns terror attacks

MUSCAT: Oman strongly condemned the terrorist blasts which occurred in Manama in the Kingdom of Bahrain, the Iraqi capital Baghdad and Istanbul in Turkey, said a statement issued by the Foreign Ministry on Monday. The malicious blasts, which are rejected by all religions and human norms, resulted in the death and injury of many innocent people. While the Sultanate affirmed in the statement its permanent stand with brothers and friends against terrorism, it renewed its firm refusal of all forms and types of terrorism anytime and anywhere. The Sultanate’s government expressed sincere condolences to the governments of the sisterly Kingdom of Bahrain, Iraq and the friendly republic of Turkey and families of the victims and wished the injured speed recovery.  — ONA