Secretary-General Strongly Condemns Deadly Pakistan Bombing

27 May 2009
SG/SM/12271

Secretary-General Strongly Condemns Deadly Pakistan Bombing

27 May 2009
Secretary-General
SG/SM/12271
Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York

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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