President Nicos Anastasiades has strongly condemned what he called the “heinous attacks in Vienna”.
“Devastated and deeply shocked by the terrorist attack in #Vienna. We strongly condemn such heinous attacks. Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims and the people of Vienna. We stand in solidarity with #Austria @sebastiankurz” the president wrote in his twitter account.
Meanwhile, Foreign Minister Nikos Christodoulides spoke with his Austrian counterpart Alexander Schallenberg and expressed his full solidarity.
“Horrified by cowardly #terrorist attack in #Vienna. FM @Christodulides spoke with Austrian counterpart Alexander #Schallenberg last night, to express full #solidarity of #Cyprus with #Austria in the face of these heinous acts and offer sincere #condolences for the loss of lives”, the foreign ministry says on its Twitter account.