Friday, August 26, 2011

UN Foundation Offers Support to Victims of Bomb Blast


United Nations Foundation (Washington, DC)
26 August 2011

UN Foundation Offers Support to Victims of Bomb Blast
- Senseless Attack in Nigeria Reaffirms Need to Help the UN and Its Lifesaving Global Mission

press release

United Nations Foundation President Timothy E. Wirth released the following statement today on the news that UN offices in Abuja, Nigeria, had been subjected to a deadly bomb blast that took the lives of UN employees and local support staff and wounded dozens according to early reports.

“We at the United Nations Foundation stand with the family, friends, and associates of our United Nations colleagues in Nigeria at this time of tragedy. Our thoughts, prayers, and support go out to them and to the extended, global family of the UN system that has been affected by this loss.

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