Iran and world Condemns Savage Murder of Jordanian Pilot
Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham vigorously condemned the savage murder of a captivated Jordanian pilot by the terrorist Daesh group, IRNA reports.
She termed the murder an inhuman act which did not abide by any Islamic codes of conduct.
She further expressed sympathy with the family of the murdered pilot as well as the Jordanian government and nation.
She highlighted the share of all countries supporting the terror group which culminated in the heinous crime and stressed the importance of avoiding selective treatment of the issue of terrorism which indicates the necessity of adopting measures to strongly confront all crimes committed by the terrorist groups.
The terrorist Daesh group released a video on Tuesday containing images of burning alive the 26-year old Jordanian pilot Mouath al-Kasaesbeh.
Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe condemned the apparent murder of a Jordanian air force pilot by the ISIS, and reiterated his pledge to continue Japan’s nonmilitary aid to countries contending with the militant group.
Goto a veteran journalist and Haruna Yukawa, a self-styled private military have been beheaded by the militant group by videos released Sunday and the second one in in a video released Jan. 24. The militants claimed to have killed another Japanese hostage, after Tokyo failed to pay $200 million in ransom.
UN chief and Security Council denounce ‘appalling’ murder of Jordanian pilot.
For the second time in as many days, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the United Nations Security Council have jointly condemned the brutal killing of a civilian by Daesh (ISIL) – this time deploring the group’s murder of Jordanian Royal Air Force pilot, Lt. Muath Al-Kasasbeh.
In a statement read out to the press by UN spokesperson Stephane Dujarric, the Secretary-General condemned the killing.
Mr. Ban said his thoughts are with Mr. Al-Kasasbeh’s family and loved ones, and added that he shares their sorrow and stands today in solidarity with the Government and people of Jordan in denouncing this appalling act.
In a separate statement expressing equally strong condemnation, the Security Council said the “heinous and cowardly murder once again demonstrates the brutality of ISIL [Daesh], which is responsible for thousands of crimes and abuses against people from all faiths, ethnicities and nationalities, and without regard to any basic value of humanity.”
The office of the Iraqi prime minister, Haider al-Abadi Abadi’s condemns killing Kasasbeh in a statesment; Iraq, Jordan and the world are united against ISIS that showed brutality.
Syrian Foreign and Expatriates Ministry condemned on Wednesday the execution of Jordanian pilot Moaz al-Kasasbeh at the hands of the so-called Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist organization.
In a statement on Wednesday, the Ministry described the execution as a “horrific crime” and expressed deep condolences to al-Kasasbeh’s family and to the brotherly people of Jordan.
The Ministry urged in its statement the Jordanian government to cooperate for combating terrorism, being represented in ISIS and al-Qaeda-linked al-Nusra Front as well as the other terrorist organizations linked to them that are operating in Syria and the region.