Statement by the NATO Secretary General on the Moscow Airport Terrorist Attack

BELGIUM–(ENEWSPF)–24 January 2011.  The following statement is attributed to NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen:

I am shocked by the terrorist attack at Moscow’s busiest airport. I strongly condemn this horrific act. I express my condolences to the families of those killed and injured and to the Russian people.

We are in this fight together.  This is why in the NATO-Russia Council we have to strengthen our cooperation in the fight against terrorism.

This is a common threat that we have to face united.  NATO expresses its solidarity with the Russian people and Government.