Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz, and Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Syed Tariq Fatemi, Friday visited Embassy of United Arab Emirates (UAE) here to express condolences on martyrdom of five Emirati diplomats in a bomb attack in Kandahar, on Wednesday. The Ambassador of the UAE in Afghanistan was also injured in the attack.
According to a foreign office statement, the Adviser and the SAPM signed condolence book placed in the Embassy.
While strongly condemning the terrorist attack, they noted that the Government and people of Pakistan have been deeply saddened over the tragic incident.
Sadly, diplomats of a friendly country have been targeted while they were on a humanitarian mission for the benefit of common people. While offering their condolences and prayers for the ‘Maghfirah’ of the departed souls, they also prayed for the early recovery of Ambassador, Juma Mohammad Abdullah Al Kaabi.