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Published:September 5th, 2016 11:07 EST

Ban Condemns Bomb Attack on Night Market in Philippines

By SOP newswire3

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has condemned Friday`s bomb attack on a night market in Davao City in the Philippines that killed at least 12 people and injured dozens, his spokesman said today.

The Secretary-General stresses the need to ensure accountability and to bring to justice the perpetrators of these terrorist attacks, " the spokesman added in a statement.

The Secretary-General extends his deepest condolences to the families of the victims and wishes a speedy recovery to those injured, and stands with the Government and people of the Philippines, the spokesman said.

Davao is located on the Southeast Asian country`s Mindanao Island.

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