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No: 188, 1 July 2013, Press Release Regarding the Terrorist Attacks Perpetrated in Various Regions of Pakistan on 30 June 2013

We have learned with great sorrow that according to initial reports more than 50 people were killed and 111 people were injured in Pakistan as a result of terrorist bomb attacks perpetrated on 30 June 2013 in Quetta, the Capital of Balochistan Province, in Peshawar, the Capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province and in North Waziristan and South Waziristan Agencies of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA).

We wish God's mercy upon those who lost their lives in the attacks, convey our condolences to their bereaved families and wish a speedy recovery to the wounded.

Turkey strongly condemns all kinds of terrorist acts targeting the peace and security in brotherly Pakistan, and aiming at destroying the internal stability of the country.

On this occasion, we express once again our strong feelings of solidarity with the brotherly Government and people of Pakistan.