Wednesday September 7, 2016
Kabul (BNA) China condemned twin suicide attacks near the Afghan defense ministry on Monday, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Tuesday.
Two dozen people have lost their lives and more than 90 were injured, according to Afghan Public Health Ministry. “We extend our condolences to the victims and express our sympathy to the wounded and the families of the victims,” spokesperson Hua Chunying said, stressing that China opposes terrorism in any form. China regards the process of Afghan-led and Afghan-owned reconciliation as an ultimate way out for the Afghan issue, Hua said. As a friendly neighbor of Afghanistan, China hopes that Afghanistan will realize peace, stability and development at an early date, Hua said.
Pakistan also strongly condemned the twin terrorist attacks in Kabul in which many precious human lives were lost while a number of people were injured. We extend our profound condolences to the Government and the people of Afghanistan and the families of those who lost their loved ones in this brutal terrorist attack. We also pray for the speedy recovery of the wounded. Pakistan reiterates its condemnation of terrorism in all forms and manifestations.