US condemns terrorist attack in Pakistan

Last Updated: Thursday, March 11, 2010 - 10:21

Washington: The US has condemned the
terrorist attack at the office of an American non-governmental
organisation in North West Frontier Province of Pakistan that
killed six aid workers.

"We join in condemning the terrorist attack today
targeting the World Vision Office in the North-West Frontier
Province District of Mansehra," Assistant Secretary of State
for Public Affairs P J Crowley said yesterday.

We extend our deepest sympathy to the injured and our
condolences to the families and friends of those who lost
their lives, Crowley said in a statement.

Militants had stormed yesterday into the office of a
US-based NGO in northwest Pakistan, killing six persons,
including two women, and wounding six others.

PTI

First Published: Thursday, March 11, 2010 - 10:21
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