AVA- “Terrorist attacks on the mosques (in New Zealand) once again showed that terrorists are not dependent to any religion and they are the enemies of humanity,” Ghani said in the statement.
There is a serious need for global combat against terrorism, the president said, adding the heinous phenomenon should be eradicated from the world through a joint effort.
He also expressed his condolences and with government and the people of New Zealand, wished for rapid recovery to those injured.
“Sad to hear of the barbaric terrorist attack on Mosques in Christchurch. Terrorism has no religion and no legitimate cause. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the victims of this savage act. We stand in solidarity with New Zealand Gov and people in condemning this crime,” Abdullah said in a tweet.
Wahidullah Waissi, Afghanistan’s Ambassador to the Commonwealth of Australia, says in a tweet that one New Zealand-based Afghan was killed and three others were wounded in New Zealand shootings.
Afghanistan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs also condemned the terrorist attacks on Muslim prayers of two Mosques in New Zealand as disgusted by such crimes against humanity.
“The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, expressing sympathy to the People and the Government of New Zealand wishes the injured quick recovery and condolences to those who have lost dear ones,” the ministry said in a statement.
Forty-nine people have been killed and at least 20 wounded in shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. The leadership of the National Unity Government strongly condemned it.
The country’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern described the incident as a terrorist attack and one of New Zealand’s “darkest days”.
Friday 15 March 2019 19:08