Saudi Arabia condemns terrorist attacks in Pakistan and Afghanistan

RIYADH, 21st January, 2016 (WAM) -- An official source at the Saudi Foreign Ministry has expressed the Kingdom's strong denunciation of the two terrorist attacks, one on the University of Bacha Khan, north west Pakistan, and the other in the centre of the Afghan capital, Kabul, both of which resulted in numerous deaths and injuries.

The Saudi Press Ageny, SPA, quoted the ministry's source as saying that these criminal acts are contrary to the principles of Islam and its teachings, and all religions and human values and principles.

The source concluded the statement by sending condolences to the families of the victims and to the governments and peoples of Pakistan and Afghanistan, with wishes for a speedy recovery for the injured.


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