MANAMA, June 18, 2018 (MENA) - Bahrain’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has condemned the “terrorist attack that targeted a gathering in Rodat District, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, which resulted in the death and injury of a number of security forces and civilians,” the Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported late Sunday.
“The Ministry expresses sincere condolences to the families of the victims, and wishes the injured speedy recovery,” a statement by the Foreign Ministry said.
“The Ministry of Foreign Affairs affirms that the Kingdom of Bahrain stands by the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in its fight against terrorism. It reaffirms the position of the Kingdom of Bahrain, which rejects violence and terrorism in all its forms, regardless of its motives and justifications, and stresses the importance of strengthening international efforts aimed at eliminating terrorism that threatens international peace and security,” the statement added.
CAIRO, June 12, 2018 - The Cairo government condemns the latest terrorist attack on a ministry office western of Afghanistan's capital Kabul that killed at least 13 people and injured more than 30 others, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement yesteray.
The statement expressed Egypt's condolences as well as its solidarity with the Afghan government and people "in confrontation of sinful terrorism that targets innocent people during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan”.
"The attack violates the tolerant principles of Islam," the statement, carried by the official Middle East News Agency (MENA), said.
The explosion took place Monday when a bomber detonated his explosive vest at the front gate of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development western of the capital Kabul.
The Islamic State (IS) regional terrorist group claimed responsibility for the blast.
The attack came a week after a similar suicide bombing on a gathering of Afghan clerics in Kabul that left at least 14 dead and more than 20 wounded.
Afghanistan has been hit by insurgency over the past couple of decades with the presence of different militant groups including the most dominant Taliban, in addition to al-Qaida and recently the IS.
CAIRO, March 25, 2018 - Police launched an effective security campaign, shortly after the Alexandria terrorist attack that resulted in the martyrdom of two policemen, against hideouts of elements belonging to Hassm group, the armed wing of the Muslim Brotherhood terrorist group. Police uncovered the terrorist outpost hiding a number of terrorists in one of the residential apartments in Al-Beheira governorate and after exchange of fire, 6 terrorists were killed, a statement by the ministry of the Interior said on Sunday.