Vienna, 19 July 2012 Press release

State Secretary condemns attack on Israeli tourists in Bulgaria

Vienna, 19 July 2012 – „I strongly condemn the attack on Israeli tourists at the airport of Burgas, which caused the death of innocent people. We wish to extend our condolence and heartfelt sympathy to the relatives of the victims. Such acts are irrational, cowardly, and inhuman. I am deeply shocked over this meaningless bloodshed. Bomb attacks are heinous acts that fill us with indignation and disgust“, said State Secretary Wolfgang Waldner.

“The reasons behind the attack must be found as soon as possible, and the perpetrators must be brought to justice“, Waldner added.

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