OIC chief condemns terrorist attack targeting Catholic Church in Burkina Faso

OIC chief condemns terrorist attack targeting Catholic Church in Burkina Faso

Jeddah Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef AlOthaimeen condemned in the strongest terms the barbaric terrorist attack against innocent Christians praying on Sunday in a Catholic church in Dablo, a commune in Sanmatenga province in northern Burkina Faso, killing six people, including a priest.

AlOthaimeen stated that this heinous crime decidedly highlights the dangers of hate and intolerance around the world. He called upon the authorities of Burkina Faso to hunt down the perpetrators of this crime and bring them to justice.

The secretary general conveyed his deepest sympathy and heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families and the government of Burkina Faso.

Source: International Islamic News Agency