Statement by the Press Secretary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan, on the Terrorist Attack in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan
1. Japan is deeply shocked and saddened by the terrorist attack which caused numerous deaths and injuries on May 13, in Karachi, Sindh province of the southern Pakistan. Japan mourns the victims and expresses its condolences to the bereaved families. Japan also offers its heartfelt sympathy to those wounded in the attack.
2. Japan strongly condemns such an act of terrorism targeting innocent people as inexcusable. Japan deplores terrorism in all its forms and manifestations, committed for whatever purposes, and reiterates that no act of terrorism can be justified.
3. Japan is determined to support efforts by the Government of Pakistan in fighting against terrorism in cooperation with the international community.