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Riyadh-based GCC Secretariat condemns Qatar bombing

The Secretariat-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) issued a statement in Riyadh today condemning the criminal act that occurred last night in Doha, Qatar. The statement praised Qatar’s security forces for effectively confronting those bent on doing wrong, wished the Qatari people and government security and peace, and extended condolences to the families of the victims. The explosion, near a British school in Doha, caused the death of one person and injuries to 16 others.