OECS Commission expresses sadness at Manchester terror attack

The injured being assisted after the attack

The OECS Commission has expressed deep sadness at the terrorist attack which took place on the night of May 22, 2017 in Manchester resulting in the death of at least twenty two (22) people, and injury to many more.

In condemning “the horrific act of terror in the strongest terms”, the Commission considered it “as an attack on the principles and values that have served as cornerstones of modern civilization” and expressed particular outrage that “this cowardly act has been perpetrated against innocent citizens, mainly young people and children pursuing the simple pleasure of attending a concert.”

The Commission has expressed confidence “that the attack will serve to strengthen the resolve of the Government and people of the United Kingdom to stand against and to defeat terrorism in all its forms.”

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4 Comments

  1. May 25, 2017

    Very sad indeed. Some people can be very heartless. :cry:

  2. freshwaterlake
    May 24, 2017

    is ther OECS Commission going to express over every attack that is terror motivated? if so they have missed a number in the past months. dont pick n choose who you show sympathy for. humans are humans regardless of where you go.

    • Chic
      May 24, 2017

      Is this comment necessary? Get out from underneath the people post if you have nothing good to say. – Choops man!

    • Man bites Dogs
      May 25, 2017

      @ Freshwaterlake, If you have a nerve problem please keep it to your nasty self pal ! :oops:

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