December 29, 2007

Israel Condemns Assassination of Benazir Bhutto

(Communicated by the Foreign Ministry Spokesman)
Thursday, 27 December, 2007

Israel strongly condemns the brutal terrorist attack, which claimed the life of Benazir Bhutto and several other innocent victims. Foreign Minister Livni: "We convey our condolences to the people of Pakistan and to the families of the victims. Benazir Bhutto was a well-known leader in Pakistan and in the international community who demonstrated brave leadership for her people. Israel expresses the hope that Pakistan will continue along the path of reconciliation, moderation and democracy."