Foreign Ministry condemns murder of Kasasbeh, Bassil offers condolences to his Jordanian counterpart

FEBRUARY 3, 2015 (REFERRING TO THE NATIONAL NEWS AGENCY – LEBANON) The Lebanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs in a statement issued on Tuesday condemned the murder of the Jordanian pilot Moaz Kasasbeh at the hands of the terrorist organization ISIS, asserting “full solidarity with the Jordanian government and people.”

The Ministry hoped that all the hideous crimes committed by terrorist organizations would be documented and considered as crimes against humanity.

Minister of Foreign Affairs Gebran Bassil telephoned his Jordanian counterpart and offered condolences to the Jordanian Kingdom and to the relatives of the victim.