The White House just released a tragic announcement, and the world is in mourning. Please pray.
In response to the horrific bombings at Christian churches in Sri Lanka over the Easter weekend, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders issued a powerful statement on behalf of the United States.
“The United States condemns in the strongest terms the outrageous terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka that have claimed so many precious lives on this Easter Sunday,” Sanders said.
She continued: “Our heartfelt condolences go out to the families of the more than 200 killed and hundreds of others wounded.” Sanders also said that the United States supports “the Sri Lankan government and people.”
President Trump tweeted out his support as well, calling out “the terrorist attack on churches and hotels” and offering “heartfelt condolences to the great people of Sri Lanka.”
Militant Islamic terrorists claimed the lives of nearly 300 innocent people and injured hundreds more in a series of coordinated attacks, which were reportedly carried out via suicide bombing.
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