Joint message to the President of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta
European Commission President Barroso and the European Council President Van Rompuy sent a joint message to the President of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta stating:"It was with great shock and sadness that we learnt of the brutal attack on innocent citizens at the Westgate Shopping Centre in Nairobi on Saturday. The European Union firmly condemns all such terror attacks. We send our most sincere condolences to the families and friends of the bereaved and our sympathy to those injured and all affected by the events. In the face of this appalling attack we would like to reaffirm our strong support for Kenya and the Kenyan people. Please feel assured of our solidarity at these times."