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S. Lanka blasts: PM offers Pak. support in containing terrorism

ISLAMABAD: PM Imran Khan telephoned his Sri Lankan counterpart Ranil Wickremesinghe today and reiterated Pakistan’s offer of assistance towards counter-terrorism measures.
While strongly condemning the terrorist attacks that took place on Easter Sunday, he conveyed his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families and profound prayers for the speedy recovery of the wounded. 
The Prime Minister said that the people of Pakistan were deeply grieved over the loss of precious lives and stood with their Sri Lankan brethren at this hour of grief. “Being the worst sufferers of terrorism, we can feel the pain of our Sri Lankan brethren”, he added.
The Prime Minister said that terrorism knew no boundaries, no religion and threatened the peace of the entire region and the world. He said that Pakistan condemned terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and would continue to provide every possible support for the elimination of this menace.


M M Alam

M. M. Alam is a Pakistan-based working journalist since 1981. Karachi University faculty gold medalist Alam began his career four decades ago by writing for Dawn, Pakistan’s highest circulating English daily. He has worked for region’s leading publications, global aviation periodicals including Rotors (of USA) and vetted New York Times as permanent employee of daily Express Tribune. Alam regularly covers international aviation and defense-related events including Salon Du Bourget (France), Farnborough (United Kingdom), Dubai (UAE). Alam has reported thousands of events and interviewed hundreds of people in Pakistan, UAE, EU, UK and USA. Being Francophone Alam also coordinates with a number of French publications.