Cyprus strongly denounced on Sunday, the terrorist attack, which took place west of Sinai, killing 11 army men including an officer.
“Utter condemnation of yesterday’s abhorrent terrorist attack in Sinai against mil. personnel,” Cypriot Ministry of Foreign Affairs tweeted.
“Deepest condolences to the grieving families & wishes for speedy recovery to those injured,” it added.
Utter condemnation of yesterday's abhorrent #terrorist attack in #Sinai against mil. personnel | Deepest condolences to the grieving families & wishes for speedy recovery to those injured | We stand in #solidarity with our partner #Egypt 🇪🇬 in the fight against terror & extremism pic.twitter.com/QDWGNEXUoD
— Cyprus MFA (@CyprusMFA) May 8, 2022
Moreover, the ministry affirmed Cyprus’s full solidarity with Egypt, in the fight against terror and extremism.