Arab League
Condemnation of Attacks
September 13, 2001

The League of Arab States has strongly condemned Tuesday's terrorist operations targeting the United States of America. In a statement issued in Cairo today after an emergency meeting of permanent representatives headed by Secretary-General Amr Moussa, the Arab League Council denounced these attacks against innocent people, and expressed condolences to and solidarity with the American people and the families of the victims. The Council noted that terrorism is an international phenomenon that is against all peoples including Arab peoples, and stressed the international community's responsibility in confronting it.