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The is the statement released by the family of Daniel Pearl:
"We were shocked and saddened at the confirmation that
our worst fears have been realized. Up until a few hours ago,
we were confident that Danny would return safely, for we
believed no human being would be capable of harming such a
"Danny's senseless murder lies beyond our comprehension.
Danny was a beloved son, a brother, an uncle, a husband and a
father to a child who he will never know.
"A musician, a writer, a storyteller and a
bridge-builder, Danny was a walking sunshine of truth, humor,
friendship and compassion. We grieve with the many who have
known him in his life and we weep for a world that must reckon
with his death."
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