ISLAMABAD, Aug 8 (APP): The European Union Monday extended its sincere condolences to the families and friends of the victims of the terror incident that took place in Quetta saying `there is no justification for such acts of terrorism.’

According to EU Spokesperson’s statement, the EU continued to stand by Pakistan in its fight against terrorism and violent extremism and to support the Pakistani authorities in their efforts to maintain the rule of law.

The deadly attack inside the Civil Hospital in Quetta had left
many people killed and wounded, including a number
of lawyers and journalists who had gathered at the hospital
following the killing of the President of the Balochistan Bar
Association in a separate shooting incident earlier this morning.