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US flays blast.

ISLAMABAD -- US Ambassador to Pakistan David Hale has strongly condemned Quetta Civil Hospital attack and the murder of Bilal Kasi, the Balochistan Bar Association President. According to the press release the ambassador stated; On behalf of the US Mission to Pakistan, I strongly condemn horrendous and despicable attacks in Quetta, the murder of Bilal Kasi and the bombing at the Civil Hospital.

I extend my deepest condolences to the victims and their families during this time of grief. This brutal and senseless attack on civilians, so many of them lawyers working to bring justice to their country, will not undermine one of the most important pillars of Pakistan democracy and civil society he added. Ambassador said that this attack will not weaken the determination of the Pakistani people to create a secure, stable, and prosperous country. He reiterated that United States stands with the government and people of Pakistan, and is committed to supporting them in the fight against terrorism.

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Publication:Frontier Post (Peshawar, Pakistan)
Geographic Code:9PAKI
Date:Aug 9, 2016
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