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No: 144, 12 May 2017, Press Release Regarding the Terrorist Attack in Pakistan

It has been learned with great sorrow that, according to initial reports 25 persons were killed and many others were injured today as a result of a terrorist attack targeting the motorcade of Deputy Senate Chairman Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri, in Balochistan province, Pakistan.

We condemn this heinous terrorist act and we reiterate our solidarity with the friendly and brotherly Government and people of Pakistan on the occasion of this tragic incident.

We wish Allah’s mercy upon those who lost their lives as a result of this attack, convey our condolences to their families and wish a speedy recovery to Deputy Senate Chairman and others who were injured.