Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton today said the United States of America strongly condemns recent terrorist attack on United Nations offices in Abuja, Nigeria.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with the families and loved ones of those who were killed and injured.” -Ms. Clinton
Ms. Clinton noted there is no justification for the violence. She said those individuals were working to promote peace, expand opportunity and build a safer and more prosperous nation.
Ms. Clinton highlighted that the United Nations has been working side by side with Nigeria for more than five decades and the United States strongly supports its efforts.
“Vicious terrorist attacks such as these only strengthen our resolve and commitment to the work of the United Nations and the people of Nigeria.” -Ms. Clinton