Ayman al-Zawahri

The Latest: UN Security Council condemns Dhaka attack

The Latest on the attack on a restaurant popular with foreigners in a diplomatic zone in the Bangladeshi capital (all times local):

3:30 a.m.

The U.N. Security Council has issued a statement strongly condemning "the heinous and cowardly terrorist attack" on a restaurant in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

The statement issued Saturday reaffirmed that terrorism "constitutes one of the most serious threats to international peace and security."

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon also released a statement through his spokesperson condemning the attack and expressing hope "that those behind this crime will be identified and brought to...