Today's bomb attack in the Syrian capital of Damascus is reported to have left seventeen people dead and many more injured. In this connection Federal Foreign Minister
Frank-Walter Steinmeier today (27 September) issued in Berlin the following statement:
"I condemn today's attack in Damascus. We are shocked and saddened by the cruel loss of life and many casualties. At this difficult time our sympathy is with the friends and loved ones of the victims. To all who have been injured we wish a speedy and full recovery."