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Secretary-General strongly condemns deadly pakistan bombing
The following statement was issued today by the Spokesperson for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:
The Secretary-General strongly condemns the bombing today in Lahore, Pakistan, in which some 30 people were reported killed and 250 wounded. No cause can justify such indiscriminate terrorist violence.
The Secretary-General extends his condolences to the families of the victims and wishes those injured a speedy recovery. He expresses his solidarity with the Government and people of Pakistan.
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