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Imran Attributes Islamophobia to the Shooting of A Mosque in New Zealand

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan condemns the attack and contacts the High Commission in New Zealand, Minister of Information says Pakistan can “report” on attack against Bangladesh team, Radio Pakistan reported Friday.
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday condemned the killing of two mosques in New Zealand, leaving 49 dead and more than 20 wounded.
The Prime Minister Imran Khan tweeted: “Shocked and [I] strongly condemn the terrorist attack on mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand.”
“This reaffirms what we have always supported: terrorism has no religion. Prayers go to the victims and their families.”
Dr Muhammad Faisal, Foreign Office spokesman, tweeted: “Pakistan condemns the tragic terrorist incident in New Zealand. Our High Commission is in contact with the local authorities and tries to check the details. ”
“Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has condemned in the strongest terms the tragic terrorist attack in Christchurch, New Zealand. FM expressed its condolences for [the] loss of innocent lives in this heinous attack,” said spokesman Dr. Mohammad Faisal.
Witnesses told the media that a man dressed in a military-style camouflage uniform and carrying an automatic rifle had started firing randomly at people from Al Noor Mosque.
The Bangladesh cricket team was coming for the prayer when the shooting took place, but all members were safe, a coach told Reuters.
“This is one of the darkest days in New Zealand,” said Premier Jacinda Ardern. “Clearly, what happened here is an extraordinary and unprecedented act of violence.”
(Sahar News Monitoring Desk)

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