UN chief "horrified" by Saudi attack

UN Secretary General Kofi Annan has expressed his "horror" at the twin car bomb attack in Saudi Arabia.

    A senior UN official, Fred Eckhard said :"He condemns this terrorist act in the strongest possible terms."

    Annan had conveyed his heartfelt condolences to the Saudi government and the families of the victims, Eckhard said, adding that the UN boss was "confident that the authorities of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia will bring to justice the perpetrators of this cowardly attack." 

    SOURCE: AFP


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    The Muslims of South Korea

    The Muslims of South Korea

    The number of Muslims in South Korea is estimated to be around 100,000, including foreigners.

    Gender violence in India: 'Daughters are not a burden'

    Gender violence in India: 'Daughters are not a burden'

    With female foeticide still widespread, one woman tells her story of being mutilated for giving birth to her daughters.

    Zimbabwe: What's happening?

    Zimbabwe: What's happening?

    Situation tense as thousands march in Harare to call for Robert Mugabe's resignation days after military takeover.