MANAMA, - Bahrain has condemned the terrorist attack that targeted a military checkpoint in Hakkari province in Turkey, leaving a number of people dead and injured.

In a statement, Bahrain's Ministry of Foreign Affairs extended its heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims and best wishes for a speedy recovery to the injured.

"While the Ministry affirms the Kingdom's solidarity with the brotherly Republic of Turkey, in its war on violence, extremism and terrorism, it renews its support for the measures Turkey may take, to reinforce security and peace,"

the statement read.

It added that, Bahrain also reiterates its unflinching stance, in denouncing terrorism in all its forms and manifestations.

It also supports all regional and global efforts, aiming to eliminate this dangerous plague that jeopardises world

peace and security.

Source: Nam News Network