ISLAMABAD, Sep 5 (APP): Turkey has condemned in strongest terms the terrorist attack in Mardan that left at least 12 persons dead and 40 others injured, Turkish Foreign Ministry said Monday.

“We condemn the heinous act of terrorism which targeted the stability of Pakistan, extend our condolences to the government and people of Pakistan, wish God’s mercy upon those who lost their lives, and wish a speedy recovery to the injured,” a statement by the Turkish government said issued here.

“We reaffirm that Turkey will continue to provide every support to Pakistan as well as in its fight against terrorism with the conviction that terrorism has no justification and the Government of Pakistan and the brotherly Pakistani people will be successful in the fight against terrorism,” the statement added.