China Strongly Condemns Shrine Blast

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China on Monday condemned the terrorist attack in a shrine in Balochistan province and reaffirmed its support to Pakistan in fighting the menace. “We are greatly shocked by the number of lives lost and injuries caused,” Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said Monday at a daily press briefing, expressing strong condemnation to the attack and extending condolences to the families of the dead and injured, reports Xinhua news agency.

He said China opposed all forms of terrorism and would continue to firmly support Pakistan in fighting against terrorism and protecting national stability and the safety of the people. It may be added that a suicide blast the shrine of Shah Noorani in Balochistan on Saturday night killedover 60 and injured more than 100.

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