Japan strongly condemns terrorist attack in Quetta

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ISLAMABAD, Aug 9 (APP): The Government of Japan Tuesday while strongly condemning the terrorist attack at the Civil Hospital in Quetta assured Pakistan of its full support in combating terrorism.

In a statement the Press Secretary of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan termed the attack as “inexcusable” said his country strongly condemns acts of terrorism which target innocent people.

“Japan condemns terrorism in all its forms and manifestations, committed for whatever purposes, and reiterates that no act of terrorism can be justified,” the statement said.

The government of Japan also conveyed deep condolences to the bereaved families and sympathy to those wounded in the attack.

“Japan intends to support efforts of the Government of Pakistan in combatting terrorism, in cooperation with the international community,” the statement said.