Government of Indonesia
Statement on the Terrorist Attacks
Jakarta, Indonesia
September 11, 2001

The Government of the Republic of Indonesia learned with great shock of the tragic incidents that occurred today simultaneously in New York and Washington, DC.

The Government of Indonesia condemned those barbaric and indiscriminate attacks that have resulted in great number of innocent people lost their lives and wounded as well as material damage caused by these attacks.

The Government of Indonesia expressed its deepest condolences and sympathy to the Government and people of the United States of America, especially to the bereaved families who lost their loved ones in this tragedy.

The Government of Indonesia has instructed its missions in New York and Washington, DC to take all necessary measures to assist any Indonesian citizen who might be among the victims in those incidents.