Israel severely condemns the car bomb attack which targeted the UN compound in the Nigerian capital, Abuja, on Friday, August 26.

(Communicated by the MFA Spokesperson)

Israel severely condemns the car bomb attack which targeted the UN compound in the Nigerian capital, Abuja, on Friday, August 26.

Israel is outraged by  this hateful crime, whose sole purpose was to take innocent lives. We send our condolences to the Government and people of Nigeria, to the United Nations and to the families of the victims, and our wishes of speedy recovery to the injured.