Turkey condemns Las Vegas massacre

October 3, 2017 Off By Web Desk

Ankara (IINA) � Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan condemned the deadly attack in Las Vegas, which left 58 people killed and 515 injured.

The foreign ministry also issued a statement expressing sympathy and condolences to the victims and their loved ones. The ministry noted that they are collaborating with Turkey’s Consulate General in Los Angeles to determine if there were any Turkish citizens among the victims, Daily Sabah reported.

In a message released on his official Twitter account, Deputy Prime Minister and Government Spokesman Bekir Bozdag said that Turkey is against all forms of violence, attacks, and terror.

“We offer our condolences to the families of the deceased in the attack targeting participants of a music festival in Las Vegas, to the American people and to the U.S. We condemn this horrible, abominable attack. We share the pain of the families of the American people,” Bozdag said.

Source: International Islamic News Agency