For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
December 5, 2003
Statement by the Press Secretary
Terrorist Act in Yessentuki, Stavropol Region, Russia on December 5
The United States strongly condemns this terrorist act and all acts of terrorism. We extend our condolences to the families of the victims and hope for a full and speedy recovery for those injured. No national, ethnic, religious or political cause can justify terrorist acts. We stand with the Russian people in their fight against terrorism.