By Alem Senay –
Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken, on Thursday night issued a statement condemning the terrorist attack in Elad, Israel, which killed at least three and wounded many others.
In his statement Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken said “This was a horrific attack targeting innocent men and women, and was particularly heinous coming as Israel celebrated its Independence Day. Our hearts are with the victims and loved ones of those killed, and we wish those injured a speedy recovery.”
The State Department is in close contact with Israeli government partners and says it stands firmly with them in the face of this attack.