Follow Us:
Sunday, December 15, 2019

Florida shooting: Israel PM Netanyahu condemns ‘horrific attack’

"Israel stands shoulder to shoulder with the United States at this moment of tragic loss," Netanyahu added.

By: AFP | Jerusalem | Updated: June 13, 2016 8:37:14 am
orlando shooting, florida shooting, gay party shooting, islamic terror, israel prime minister, benjamin netanyahu, israel terror, barack obama Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. (Source: AP photo)

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday sent his condolences to US President Barack Obama after 50 people were shot dead in a Florida nightclub for gays.

“On behalf of the people and government of Israel I extend our deepest condolences to the American people following last night’s horrific attack on the LGBT community in Orlando,” he said in a statement issued in English.

“Israel stands shoulder to shoulder with the United States at this moment of tragic loss,” Netanyahu added.

Share This Article
Share
Related Article

Watch Video: What’s making news

Two Palestinian gunmen shot dead four people at a popular Tel Aviv nightspot on Wednesday, triggering fresh Israeli restrictions on the West Bank and Gaza Strip at the start of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

For all the latest World News, download Indian Express App

0 Comment(s) *
* The moderation of comments is automated and not cleared manually by indianexpress.com.
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement