03/01/2017 - OECD Secretary General Angel Gurría has condemned the terrorist attack that took place in Istanbul during the New Year celebrations, transmitting his support to President Erdoğan and the people of Turkey.
"We were immensely saddened to start the year with the tragic news of the attack at the Reina Club in Istanbul, resulting in the loss of many innocent lives. We categorically condemn these terrible acts. I would like to express my heartfelt condolences and solidarity to the victims and their beloved ones. Our thoughts are with the people of Turkey, who have endured several terrorist attacks in recent months. They can continue counting on our support and solidarity when confronting the challenge of combating terrorism.”