30/03/2016 09:38 GMT+7 Email Print Like 0

Condolences to Pakistan over suicide attack

Hanoi, March 29 (VNA) – Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh extended his condolences to Advisor to the Pakistani Prime Minister on foreign affairs Sartaj Aziz, over the great loss of life caused by the recent bomb blast in Pakistan.

The suicide blast took place in Lahore city, Punjab province on March 27, killing at least 70 people and injuring over 300 others .

On March 28, Vietnamese Foreign Ministry Spokesman Le Hai Binh stressed Vietnam’s strong condemnation of terror attacks on civilians, most recently the bomb blast in Pakistan.

He said that Vietnam was indignant at the news of continuous attacks on innocent people, including this most recent bombing.

He affirmed the country’s belief that terrorists will be justly punished.