U.S. Condemns Terrorist Attack in Suruc, Turkey

Press Statement
John Kirby
Department Spokesperson
Washington, DC
July 20, 2015


The United States condemns today’s terrorist attack in Suruc, Turkey that killed dozens of civilians and wounded many more innocent bystanders.

We offer our deepest sympathies to the families of the victims and wish a speedy recovery to those who were injured. The United States will continue to stand with Turkey, a valued NATO ally and partner in the Global Coalition to Counter ISIL, as we work together to counter terrorism.