Islamic bloc condemns Danish embassy attack in Pakistan

The Organisation of the Islamic Conference condemned on Monday a suicide bombing against the Danish embassy in Islamabad, saying it flouted Islamic tenets.

Islamic bloc condemns Danish embassy attack in Pakistan
OIC Secretary General Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu was deeply upset by this violent and extremist act, the 57-nation bloc said in a statement.

"Islam rejects violence and terrorism in all its forms," the statement quoted Ihsanoglu as saying after the suicide bombing outside the Danish embassy killed eight people and wounded 27.

Ihsanoglu expressed sympathy for the victims' families.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack.

Agencies

Güncelleme Tarihi: 03 Haziran 2008, 14:19
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