European Jewish Congress mourns with Manchester

© Photo : Press service of the forum «let my people live!»The President of the European Jewish Congress Vyacheslav KantorEuropean Jewish Congress mourns with Manchester© Photo : Press service of the forum «let my people live!»

The President of the European Jewish Congress (EJC) Viatcheslav Moshe Kantor condemned the «shocking and barbaric» terrorist attack at the «Manchester Arena», which killed at least 22 people and injured dozens, reported RIA Novosti in the press service of the EJC.

The attack in Manchester occurred on the evening of 22 may, during a concert by American singer Ariana Grande. Undermining was carried out by a suicide bomber. According to recent reports, killed 22 people, including 12 children, about 120 were injured. In addition, several teenagers missing.

«This appalling attack shows once again that terrorists do not have borders. His aim they deliberately chose children and young people. Terrorism always gets into the sore spots and sees us all potential victims, regardless of age, religion or nationality. In terror the inhuman ideology of fanatics,» said Kantor.

He added that the Jews of Europe «pray for the speedy recovery of those injured and expresses its solidarity with the British people and government.»