Pakistan strongly condemns rocket attacks on Afghan capital

Pakistan strongly condemns rocket attacks on Afghan capital
Islamabad: Pakistan has strongly condemns today’s rocket attacks at Kabul city which resulted in several causalities and injuries.

Spokesperson of Foreign Office Mr. Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri conveyed heartfelt condolences to the families of all those who lost their lives and pray for the early and complete recovery of the injured, on behalf of government of Pakistan.

“At a time when international community’s efforts towards Afghan peace process are moving forward it is important to be vigilant against the spoilers who are working to undermine the peace efforts,” the statement read adding,

“Pakistan reiterates its condemnation of terrorism in all its forms and manifestations. We express our full solidarity and support for Afghanistan and its fraternal people.”

At least eight civilians have been killed and several other sustained injuries following series of loud explosions that shook central Kabul, including several rocket attacks.

The targeted area is Green Zone where many embassies and international firms are located.