Iran denounces deadly attack in Pakistan

TEHRAN, Jul. 14 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has condemned the attack on an election rally in Pakistan’s southwestern province of Baluchistan which left dozens of people killed and wounded.

In a Friday statement, Ghasemi denounced the attack and offered condolences to the government and people of Pakistan as well as the bereaved families of the victims.

A suicide bomber blew himself up on Friday amid scores of supporters who had gathered at an election campaign and killed 128 individuals, including a politician running for a provincial legislature. ISIL has claimed responsibility of the attack without providing any specific reason for the bombing, CNBC reported.

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