Qatar Strongly Condemns Attack in Nigeria

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Qatar Strongly Condemns Attack in Nigeria

The State of Qatar expressed Thursday its strong condemnation and denunciation of the attack that took place in Zamfara State in Northern Nigeria and led to deaths.

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs renewed in a statement today the State of Qatar's firm position of rejecting violence, terrorism, and criminal acts regardless of the motives and reasons.

The statement expressed the State of Qatar's condolences to the families of the victims, the government, and the people of Nigeria.


Nigeria: Gunmen attack village in Zamfara State on October 20

Unidentified gunmen kill dozens in attack on village in Zamfara State on October 21; further attacks likely

Unidentified gunmen attacked the village of Tugar Kwana in the Talata-Mafara Local Government Area (Zamfara State) killing at least 20 villagers. The gunmen reportedly attacked the village late Wednesday night, with additional security forces being deployed to the area in response. No group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

Further attacks and a heightened security presence are to be expected in the area in the near to medium-term.