WASHINGTON—Representative Eliot L. Engel, Ranking Member on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, released the following statement condemning yesterday’s terrorist attack in Tel Aviv:

“I am sickened by yesterday’s terrorist attack in Tel Aviv.  My prayers are with the victims of this heinous attack and those who lost loved ones.

“Neither this violent attack nor any terrorist act will bring about a long-term, sustainable solution to this conflict.  I urge the Administration to give the Israeli government and people everything they need to overcome this tragedy and find a more peaceful future.”