Pakistan strongly condemns terrorist attacks in New Zealand

11:02 AM | 15 Mar, 2019
Pakistan strongly condemns terrorist attacks in New Zealand
ISLAMABAD - Pakistan has strongly condemned the terrorist attack in New Zealand on Friday morning.

In a tweet on Friday, Foreign Office Spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal said that our High Commission is in constant touch with the local authorities, trying to ascertain further details.

The Spokesperson said the Pakistani High Commission has designated Minister Political Syed Moazzam Shah as a focal point for the purpose.

Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has also condemned the terrorist attacks in Christchurch, NewZealand and expressed condolences over the loss of innocent lives in the heinous attacks.

At least nine people have been killed and about 50 got injured after a terrorist attack at two mosques and the main hospital in New Zealand’s east coast city of Christchurch on Friday.

New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern termed the terror attack as “one of New Zealand’s darkest days.”