Pakistan strongly condemns Sri Lanka blasts

12:02 PM | 21 Apr, 2019
Pakistan strongly condemns Sri Lanka blasts
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ISLAMABAD - Pakistan has condemned the deadly blasts in Sri Lanka, which left more than 100 people dead and numerous as injured.

Foreign Office spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal in a tweet wrote that Pakistan condemns explosions and terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka at Churches and Hotels that have led to numerous casualties and immense loss.

He added that the people and Government of Pakistan stand by people and the Government of Sri Lanka at this moment of tragedy and against terror.

More than 100 people were killed today in a string of blasts at hotels and churches in Sri Lanka as worshippers attended Easter services.

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A total of six blasts reportedly took place on Sunday in Sri Lanka, hitting three churches and three hotels in the country's capital of Colombo and other cities.

The explosions hit three high-end hotels in the capital, where a church was also targeted. Two additional churches were hit, one near Colombo and the other in the east of the country, police said.

The nature of the explosions was not immediately clear.