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India condemns attack on mosque in Kunduz, Afghanistan, reiterates importance of tackling terrorism

By PTI

New Delhi: India on Monday strongly condemned the terrorist attack on a mosque during Friday prayers in the northeastern Afghan city of Kunduz that left over 100 people dead and several injured, and the importance of combating terrorism in Afghanistan. repeated.

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) also said that India is committed to the fight against the menace of terrorism.

According to reports, a suicide bomber carried out the attack when worshipers gathered at the mosque for prayers, killing more than 100 people and in the deadliest attack since US troops left the country. Many others were injured.

“India strongly condemns the terrorist attack on a Shia mosque in Kunduz, Afghanistan in which more than 100 Afghans were reported killed and many others injured.

“We extend our condolences and sympathies to the families of the victims in their difficult times,” the Ministry of External Affairs said in a statement.

It said India stood with the people of Afghanistan and hoped that the perpetrators of the attack would be brought to justice at the earliest.

The Ministry of External Affairs said, “India remains committed in the fight against the scourge of terrorism and reiterates the importance of combating terrorism in Afghanistan.”

“We stand with the people of Afghanistan and hope that the perpetrators of this attack will be identified and brought to justice at the earliest,” the ministry said.

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