Jerusalem, 25 March 2003

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

The State of Israel strongly condemns the heinous act of terrorism that occurred on March 24, 2003, in the village of Nandimarg, Kashmir. Twenty-four innocent civilians were killed in the attack, including women and children.

Israel, which faces a continuous onslaught of murderous terrorism, calls on every civilized person and state in the world to join in the uncompromising struggle against the scourge of terrorism.

Israel shares in the grief of the bereaved families, and wishes to express its solidarity with the people and Government of India.