Jerusalem, 26 November 2002

Israel Condemns Terrorist Attack in Kashmir
(Communicated by Foreign Ministry Spokesman)

The State of Israel strongly condemns the terrorist attack that occurred Sunday, 24 November, against innocent Hindu worshipers at the temple in Jammu, winter capital of Kashmir, India. Israel, which fights a daily battle against terror, calls on every civilized person and state in the world to join the struggle against the blight of terrorism.

The people of Israel understand and share the grief of the bereaved families and wish to express solidarity with the people and government of India.