Padilla Statement on Terror Attacks in Afghanistan
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Alex Padilla (D-Calif) released the following statement on the terror attacks that killed U.S. service members in Afghanistan:
“My heart breaks for the families and friends of the brave U.S. service members and Afghans who lost their lives and those injured in these horrific attacks. The terrorists who perpetrated this cowardly violence must be brought to justice.
“I will continue to monitor the situation closely and push for expedited and safe evacuations of Americans and our Afghan allies. Our nation owes a debt of gratitude to the troops, diplomats, and our allies on the ground risking their lives to complete this evacuation and save lives.”