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Press Release Regarding The Terrorist Attack In India , 01.07.2010

We have learnt the terrorist attack which took place in Narayanpur in the state of Chhattisgarh of India, on 29 June with sorrow and concern. We strongly condemn the attack that claimed the lives of 26 security officers according to initial reports. Turkey which regards terrorism as a crime against humanity and has fought against it for many years, wholeheartedly shares the pain of the people and Government of India and supports India in its fight against terrorism.

Turkey wishes mercy upon those who lost their lives, conveys condolences to the bereaved families of the victims and wishes speedy recovery to the injured ones.