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Foreign Secretary's response to the shooting in Toulouse

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Foreign Secretary William has expressed his horror at the shooting at the Ozar Hatorah Jewish school in Toulouse

Speaking today following the attack on the Ozar Hatorah Jewish school in Toulouse, the Foreign Secretary, William Hague said:

“I am horrified by the attack this morning on the Ozar Hatorah Jewish school in Toulouse. The British Government expresses its deep and sincere sympathy for the families and friends of the victims and for the entire Jewish community in France. This act of calculated cruelty will unite all decent people in revulsion and condemnation. There is no excuse for such acts of appalling violence.”