Sep 232013
 
Malaria No More and Novartis launch Power of One, a global digital fundraising campaign to help eliminate malaria deaths

BASEL, Switzerland, September 23, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — • Power of One enables the public to fund malaria tests and treatments for children in Africa through the latest online and mobile technology • Novartis is the exclusive campaign treatment sponsor and will donate up to three million full courses of Coartem

Sep 232013
 
Remarks With Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy Before Their Meeting

WASHINGTON, September 23, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Remarks John Kerry Secretary of State New York City September 22, 2013 QUESTION: Mr. Secretary, what do you have to say to al-Shabaab after this weekend’s attack? SECRETARY KERRY: I’ll have something to say about it tomorrow, but obviously it’s an enormous offense against everybody’s sense of [...]

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Sep 232013
 
Remarks With Egyptian Foreign Minister Nabil Fahmy Before Their Meeting

WASHINGTON, September 23, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Remarks John Kerry Secretary of State New York City September 22, 2013 QUESTION: Mr. Secretary, what do you have to say to al-Shabaab after this weekend’s attack? SECRETARY KERRY: I’ll have something to say about it tomorrow, but obviously it’s an enormous offense against everybody’s sense of [...]

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Sep 232013
 
Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hong Lei's Remarks on the Terrorist Attack in Kenya

BEIJING, China, September 23, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hong Lei’s Remarks on the Terrorist Attack in Kenya Q: On September 21, a terrorist attack took place in Nairobi, capital of Kenya, causing heavy casualties. What is China’s comment? A: China resolutely opposes terrorism in all manifestations, strongly condemns the terrorist attack [...]

Sep 232013
 
UN / THE SECRETARY-GENERAL'S REMARKS ON ATTACK IN NAIROBI

NEW YORK, September 23, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — I condemn in the strongest terms yesterday’s terrorist attack at Nairobi’s Westgate Mall. This premeditated act, targeting defenceless civilians, is totally reprehensible. The perpetrators must be brought to justice as soon as possible. Scores have been killed and wounded. I express my condolences to families of [...]

Sep 232013
 
FCO spokesperson statement: Three British Nationals confirmed dead in attack in Nairobi, and number likely to rise

LONDON, United-Kingdom, September 23, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Foreign Secretary William Hague chaired crisis committee COBR today. Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) has sent extra staff to Nairobi to provide support On the incident at the Westgate Centre in Nairobi, Kenya, and with reports of both assailants and civilians still in the building, an [...]

Sep 232013
 
Norway condemns terrorist attack in Kenya

OSLO, Norway, September 23, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — “Norway condemns the brutal terrorist attack in a shopping centre in Kenya’s capital, Nairobi, on 21 September. This attack must be investigated and those responsible held accountable,” said Minister of Foreign Affairs Espen Barth Eide. At least 39 people are reported to have been killed and [...]

Sep 232013
 
Westgate Mall hostage crisis

GENEVA, Switzerland, September 23, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Shortly before 1pm on Saturday 21 September, an armed group gained forceful entry into Westgate Shopping Mall in Nairobi, Kenya, a popular shopping centre with the diplomatic community, Kenyans and foreigners. This armed group attacked members of the public with hand grenades and guns. The Kenya [...]

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Sep 232013
 
Statement by the Tánaiste on the attack in Nairobi

DUBLIN, Ireland, September 23, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — “I condemn in the strongest possible terms the terrorist attack at the Westgate Shopping Centre in Nairobi. I express my deepest sympathy to the families of the deceased and injured. We are following the situation as it develops through our Honorary Consulate in Nairobi and our [...]

Sep 222013
 
Statement by NSC Spokesperson Caitlin Hayden on the Attack in Nairobi

WASHINGTON, September 22, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The United States condemns in the strongest terms the despicable terrorist attack on innocent civilians today at the Westgate Shopping Mall in Nairobi, Kenya. We extend our deepest condolences to the families and loved ones of those who have been killed or injured, including the American citizens [...]

Sep 222013
 
Statement by EU High Representative Catherine Ashton on the attack in Nairobi

BRUSSELS, Kingdom of Belgium, September 22, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the Commission issued the following statement today: “I am appalled by the brutal attack on innocent citizens at the Westgate Shopping Centre in Nairobi on Saturday. I [...]

Sep 222013
 
Security Council Press Statement on Attack in Nairobi

NEW YORK, September 22, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Security Council Press Statement on Attack in Nairobi 1. The members of the Security Council condemn in the strongest possible terms today’s terrorist attack in Nairobi, which has caused numerous deaths and injuries. The members of the Security Council extend their condolences to the victims and [...]