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Saudi Arabia Condemns Terrorist Attack at Seminary in Pakistan

Saudi Arabia Condemns Terrorist Attack at Seminary in Pakistan

Tuesday, 27 October, 2020 - 18:00
At least seven people were killed and more than 80 wounded in the bomb blast at a religious seminary in the Pakistani city of Peshawar. (Reuters)

Saudi Arabia condemned on Tuesday the terrorist bombing that targeted a religious seminary in northwestern Pakistan.


The Foreign Ministry underscored Riyadh’s rejection of such criminal acts that violate all religion, ethical and humanitarian values.


It offered its condolences to the families of the victims and the people and government of Pakistan, wishing the wounded a speedy recovery.


At least seven people were killed and more than 80 wounded in the bomb blast at a religious seminary in the Pakistani city of Peshawar on Tuesday.


There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack.


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