EU stands by Lebanon in fight against terrorism

BRUSSELS, June 27 (KUNA) — The EU said Monday that it will continue to support Lebanon’s state institutions in their efforts to maintain stability and to stand by Lebanon in its fight against terrorism.
The statement came after this morning Lebanon was hit by a multiple deadly attack in a village close to the border with Syria.
A statement by Catherine Ray, spokesperson for EU High Representative Federica Mogherini, noted that this attack left at least six people killed and 15 wounded.
“At this time our thoughts and condolences go to the families of the victims,” it said. (end) nk.hb