Rabat - Morocco condemned Sunday the abduction and killing of two journalists from Radio France International (RFI) in Mali and expressed solidarity with France.
Rabat – Morocco condemned Sunday the abduction and killing of two journalists from Radio France International (RFI) in Mali and expressed solidarity with France.
In a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, said that Morocco has learned with deep sorrow and regret the news of the kidnapping and execution of two French journalists in Kidal in northern Mali.
While condemning this criminal act, the statement continued, Morocco expresses its solidarity with the French republic, government and people.
The Kingdom f Morocco also offers its sincere condolences and sympathy to the families of the victims of this heinous act, the statement said.
While reiterating its position of rejecting terrorism regardless of the motives and justifications, Morocco, the statement said, calls on the international community to intensify efforts and coordination in order to eradicate this scourge, which is, more than ever, a threat to stability and security in many parts of the world, particularly in the Sahel-Saharan region.
The statement also reaffirms the commitment of Morocco to continuing to support the efforts of the Mali for the final and permanent restoration of the authority of the state and peace and security throughout its territory.