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Press Release Regarding The Terrorist Attack In Pakistan , 06.02.2009

Turkey strongly condemns the abhorrent terrorist attack on the evening of February 5 in Dera Ghazi Khan city of brotherly Pakistan, which claimed 30 lives and left 48 wounded.

Turkey follows the attacks aiming at the peace and stability of the brotherly people of Pakistan with great sorrow and concern.

We extend our condolences to the families of the victims and wish speedy recovery to the injured.

Turkey once again underlines that it will resolutely continue its support to and solidarity with brotherly Pakistan in its fight against terrorism and extremism.