Monday, 16 February 2015

U.S DoS Press Statement: Attacks in Copenhagen Denmark

The United States condemns the terrorist attacks that took place over the weekend in Copenhagen, Denmark. 
The first attack on Saturday was against a meeting to discuss art, religion, and free speech. The second, early 
Sunday morning, was against a synagogue. Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the victims who were killed, and our thoughts are with the security officials injured in these terror attacks.

We remain in communication with Danish authorities and have offered to be of assistance in any way needed. 
The people of the United States stand united with the people of Denmark and all others who defend the 
universal right of freedom of speech and stand against anti-semitism and bigotry in all its forms.