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Pakistan: United States condemns terrorist attack on foreign tourists

Press Trust of India
Jun 25, 2013 at 12:26am IST

Washington: The US on Monday condemned the terror attack in Pakistan on foreign tourists and said the FBI is working with Pakistani officials in its investigations. "The FBI is working with Pakistani authorities to gather more information regarding this incident," State Department spokesman Patrick Ventrell told reporters.

"The United States government strongly condemns the terrorist attack on tourists in the northern areas of Pakistan in which nine innocent tourists and a Pakistani guide were murdered on June 23rd," he said.

"Our condolences go out to the loved ones affected by this senseless violence. And we can confirm that there was an American citizen killed in the terrorist attack. So we continue to express our condolences," Ventrell said.

United States condemns terrorist attack in Pakistan

US State Department spokesman said they confirm that there was an American citizen killed in the terrorist attack.

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