UAE strongly condemns terrorist shooting in Jordan

JORDAN – The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has strongly condemned the shooting which targeted police patrols in the southern city of Karak, Jordan killing a number of members of the security forces.

A UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation statement underlined the UAE firm position in rejecting terrorism in all its forms and manifestations, calling for strengthening teamwork, consolidating international cooperation and collaborating all efforts directed to eliminate terrorist organisations that threaten the security and stability of the world.

In the statement, the UAE expressed its solidarity with Jordan in the face of acts of terrorism, which target innocent people and aim at destroying nations and disturbing Arab and global peace and security.

It also expressed its deepest condolences and sympathies to the families of the martyrs, the government and the Jordanian people and wished the injured speedy recovery.