Statement by José Manuel Barroso on the bomb attack at the Boston Marathon
End production: 16/04/2013 First transmission: 16/04/2013
On 16 April 2013, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, began his intervention at the EP plenary session by a message on behalf of the Commission, to the United States, following the bomb attack at the Boston Marathon.
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||SOUNDBITE by José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, (in ENGLISH) saying that he would like to express, on behalf of the Commission, their deepest sympathy with the victims and families of those killed and injured in the violent attacks in Boston the previous day; they condemn all forms of violence and stand in solidarity with their American friends on this sad day.