Bombing of New Delhi High Court, India

Press Statement
Victoria Nuland
Department Spokesperson, Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
September 7, 2011

The United States condemns in the strongest terms this morning's deadly bombing outside the New Delhi High Court and extends its deepest condolences to those affected by these cowardly attacks. The people of India have once again demonstrated remarkable resiliency and courage in the face of horrific violence.

Terrorism is a scourge that affects us all and the United States stands with India in confronting this global challenge. The U.S. government continues to monitor the situation, including the safety and security of our citizens, and stands ready to offer any and all assistance to Indian authorities.

PRN: 2011/1420