Saudi Arabia condemns Dagestan church attack

The ministry stressed the Kingdom's firm stance against terrorism and extremism. (Shutterstock)

Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemned the terrorist attack in Dagestan, Russia which took place in front of a church in the city of Kizlyar, southern Russia.

Five women have been killed in the shooting while five others, including a police officer and a national guardsman, were injured, Russian officials said.

Two are said to be in a critical condition.

The ministry stressed the Kingdom's firm stance against terrorism and extremism, offering condolences to the families of the victims and to the Russian government, wishing a speedy recovery to the survivors.

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:52 - GMT 06:52
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