COAS condemns terror attack in Afghanistan

Wednesday 11 January 2017 2 months ago 51   Islamabad   Print

COAS General Bajwa-File Photo

Report  Web desk : Chief of the Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa has said on Wednesday that Pakistan Army stands shoulder to shoulder with Afghan troops and the people in war on terror. Statement of the army chief has come in as condemnation of terror attacks in Kandahar and Kabul. Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) reported that General Bajwa strongly condemned terror attacks in Afghanistan and condoled deaths at hands of cowardly terrorists. Earlier today five United Arab Emirates (UAS) officials were among 56 people killed in a string of bombings across Afghan cities as Taliban militants step up a deadly winter campaign of violence. The Emiratis were among 13 people killed when explosives hidden in a sofa detonated inside the governor compound in southern Kandahar on Tuesday, while the UAE ambassador to Afghanistan escaped the attack with injuries