Pakistan strongly condemns terror attack in Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD, -- Pakistan has strongly condemned the terrorist attack on a military base in Balkh province of Afghanistan which resulted in the loss of many precious human lives.

In a statement, Foreign Office spokesman extended heartfelt sympathies and deepest condolences to the government and people of Afghanistan as well as to the bereaved families.

He also reaffirmed Pakistan's continued commitment to work closely with the Afghan government and the international community in the fight against the scourge of terrorism.

Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa has also condemned the terrorist attack at Mazar-e-Sharif in Afghanistan.

In his message, he expressed deep grief on loss of innocent lives and expressed solidarity with Afghan security forces and brotherly resilient Afghan nation.

Army Chief said that terrorists are our common enemy and we shall defeat them.

Source: Emirates News Agency