Pakistan strongly condemns terrorist attack in Kabul

Pakistan strongly condemns terrorist attack in Kabul
Afghan wrestlers gather at the site of a suicide attack, in the morning after the blast that targeted wrestlers during a training session at the Maiwand Club, in Kabul on Sept. 6, 2018. (AFP)
Updated 10 September 2018

Pakistan strongly condemns terrorist attack in Kabul

Pakistan strongly condemns terrorist attack in Kabul
  • Expresses solidarity with the government in its fight against terrorism
  • Attack killed seven people and injured more than 20

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Monday strongly condemned the “cowardly terrorist attack” at a public rally in Kabul, the Foreign Ministry in Islamabad said in a statement late on Sunday night. 
The attack on Sunday killed seven people and injured more than 20. It also marked the death anniversary of Afghanistan’s legendary figure, Ahmad Shah Masood.
“We express our deepest sympathies and heartfelt condolences to the families and friends of those who have lost their lives and pray to almighty Allah for the early recovery of the injured,” the statement read.
It added: “We reiterate our strong condemnation of terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and express solidarity with the people and government of Afghanistan in the fight against terrorism.”
As per reports by Amaq news agency, Daesh has claimed responsibility for the attack.