New York

01 December 2017

Statement attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on terrorist attacks in Pakistan

The Secretary-General condemns the terrorist attack against a university dormitory in the northern Pakistani city of Peshawar resulting in at least nine people killed and many more injured when dozens of people had gathered to celebrate Eid al Milad-un Nabi, a sacred Muslim holiday.
The Secretary-General extends his condolences to the bereaved families and to the Government and people of Pakistan.  He wishes a speedy recovery to the injured.