Pakistani president, PM denounce Lahore attacks

21:35, May 28, 2010      

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Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani condemned the deadly incident in the eastern city of Lahore that has claimed dozens of lives on Friday.

According to a statement issued here, Zardari said the terrorists have no religion, as no religion allows killings of innocent people.

Condemning the violent incidents in Model Town and Garhi Shahu of the city in strongest terms, Gilani directed for provision of proper medical facilities to the injured and ordered an inquiry into the incident.

At least 68 people were killed and more than 70 others injured on Friday when two groups of unknown militants attacked two worship places almost simultaneously in Lahore.

Source: Xinhua

(Editor:王寒露)

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