Pakistan strongly condemns temple assault in Afghanistan
Pakistan has strongly condemned the “heinous terrorist attack” on a gurdwara (Sikh temple) in Afghanistan on Wednesday, which killed greater than two dozen individuals and wounded a number of.
“Such despicable attacks have no political, religious or moral justification and must be rejected outright,” stated the Foreign Office in a press release.
The FO stated that Pakistan condemns terrorism in “all its forms and manifestations”, including that every one locations of worship have to be revered.
“Our hearts go out to the families who have lost their loved ones in this inhuman act and we pray for the swiftest recovery of the injured. We also express our abiding solidarity with the fraternal people of Afghanistan,” learn the official assertion from the ministry.
At least 25 individuals died and eight had been wounded as a Sikh non secular complicated within the Afghan capital of Kabul was attacked by unidentified gunmen and suicide bombers right now, the Afghan authorities stated.
Several hours after the early morning assault was launched, Interior Ministry spokesman Tariq Arian stated in a message to journalists that an operation by the safety forces was over and the entire attackers had been killed.
Taliban denied any involvement within the assault.