Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on attacks in Egypt

The Secretary-General condemns today#39;s attacks on two Coptic Churches in Egypt.

The Secretary-General expresses his deep sympathies to the families of the victims and to the Government and people of the Arab Republic of Egypt.

He wishes a quick recovery to those injured and hopes that the perpetrators of this horrific terrorist act will be swiftly identified and brought to justice.

Source: United Nations – Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General.