Statement by the Spokesperson on the bomb attack in Adana

Brussels, 24/11/2016 – 16:32

Statements by the Spokesperson

At least two people were killed and 21 more wounded in a car bomb attack outside a local government building in the southern Turkish city of Adana today.

In a later attack one soldier was also killed and at least five more people were wounded due to the explosion of a bomb in the south eastern Turkish province of Şirnak.
We express our condolences to the families of the victims killed and wish a speedy recovery to those injured.
As the European Union, we reiterate our continuing solidarity to Turkey, its government and its people and reaffirm our commitment to work closely together against all forms of terrorism.

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About CHP EU Representation

The CHP was founded on 9 September 1923, about one and half month before the proclamation of the Republic of Turkey. The first President of modern Turkey’s oldest party was M. Kemal Atatürk. Today CHP is a social-democratic party, member of the Socialist International and associate member of the Socialist Group at the European Parliament. The scope of the CHP bureau in Brussels is not limited to the bilateral framework of Turkey's EU accession process. Issues such as the information society, energy policies, social development, climate change, international trade and security are among the different focus areas. The EU-Turkey relations are about integration and need multiple, plural and horizontal channels of communication. The CHP supports and promotes Turkey's EU membership process also by being more present and active in Brussels The CHP's Representative to the EU is Ms Kader Sevinç who previously worked as an MEP advisor at the European Parliament and in the private sector.
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