Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Mustafa Osman Ismail
Saudi Arabia
September 11, 2001

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Mustafa Osman Ismail, who is currently on official visit to Saudi Arabia, emerged from his meeting with his Saudi counterpart, to denounce the vicious terrorist attacks on a number of American targets this morning. He described the attacks on World Trade Center and Pentagon building as criminal acts of terrorism which caused a great loss of precious human lives.

He offered his sincere condolences to the American Government and the American People, reaffirming the Sudan Government willingness to co-operate fully with the U.S. Government and the international community to combat all forms of terrorism and bring the perpetrators to justice.