HA NOI — Viet Nam condemns any forms of terrorism that targets innocent civilians, Vietnamese Foreign Ministry Spokesman Luong Thanh Nghi said yesterday in response to a bomb attack in Bulgaria on Thursday.
"We convey our deepest condolences to the governments of Israel, Bulgaria and family members of the attack victims," Nghi said. "Criminals causing the attack need to be strictly punished."
According to Reuters, the attack, initiated by a suicide bomber, killed seven people, including five Israeli tourists and a Bulgarian bus driver. — VNS