World Leaders React to the Manchester Arena Terror Attack
News| | By Steven Lerner
Following the terror attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester Arena on May 22, world leaders are speaking out and pledging their support to the U.K.
“We stand in absolute solidarity with the people of the United Kingdom,” President Trump tweeted.
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— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 23, 2017
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on an apparent terrorist attack in Manchester, United Kingdom:
“I was devastated when I heard about the innocent victims who were killed or injured at the Ariana Grande concert tonight in Manchester – many of them far too young.
“On behalf of all Canadians, our deepest condolences go out to the families and friends of those who were killed. We also wish a speedy recovery to everyone who was injured.
“Canada and the United Kingdom are the closest of friends, and we stand together as a people in this most tragic of circumstances.
“With our allies and partners, we will continue to counter such senseless acts and to fight terrorism in its many forms. We will do all that we can to assist British authorities in bringing those responsible to justice.
“Our hearts are with the people of the United Kingdom tonight, and we mourn with them the loss of so many innocent victims.”
Canadians are shocked by the news of the horrific attack in Manchester tonight. Please keep the victims & their families in your thoughts.
— Justin Trudeau (@JustinTrudeau) May 23, 2017