Pakistani diplomats, staff injured in Kabul Attack

ISLAMABAD: Some Pakistani diplomats and staff also sustained minor injuries in the attack and their residences were also damaged in the Kabul car bomb attack on Wednesday, according to the press release of Pakistan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

“Pakistan being a victim of terrorism understands the pain and agony that such incidents inflict upon the people and society. The people and Government of Pakistan extend their heartfelt sympathies and deepest condolences to the Government and the people of Afghanistan and the bereaved families,” the statement said.

“While reiterating condemnation of terrorism in all its forms and manifestations, we pray for early recovery of the injured. We firmly stand with our Afghan brothers in this hour of grief and anguish,” it added.

At least 80 people were killed and hundreds wounded when a massive truck bomb ripped through Kabul´s diplomatic quarter, shattering the morning rush hour and bringing carnage to the streets of the Afghan capital.

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