Cambodia Shocked by Fatal Shooting in New Zealand Mosques

AKP Phnom Penh, March 15, 2019 —

The Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has issued a statement, saying that Cambodia is shocked and saddened by the fatal shooting in Al Noor Mosque and Linwood Mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday Mar. 15, 2019.

“We express our most profound sympathy and condolences to the victims and their beloved ones. We stand in solidarity with the government and people of New Zealand at this tragic moment to give utmost assurance for safety of innocent people of both New Zealanders and members of Cambodian community across New Zealand,” said the statement released this evening.

“We once again reiterate our unwavering commitment to the fight against terrorism in all its forms and manifestations,” it concluded.

By C. Nika