France condemns terror attack in New York

PARIS– France condemned on Tuesday what it called “the cowardly attempt at for a terror attack” in central New York Monday, in which several commuters and the bomber were injured.

The Foreign Ministry said in an overnight statement that France expressed “solidarity with the United States in the face of god terrorism” and Paris sent a message of sympathy to the victims.

A 27-year-old Bangladeshi man was arrested at the scene of the bombing in connection with the incident

Source: Kuwait News Agency