Anti-Shia attacks in Pakistan - Statement made by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ Spokesman Philippe Lalliot [fr]
(Paris, 4 March 2013)
“France utterly condemns the attack on 3rd of February in the city of Karachi. France offers its condolences to the victims’ relatives and reiterates its support to the Pakistani people in the fight against terrorism.
This is the third major scale attack against the Shia community since the beginning of the year. France expresses its concern over the upsurge in attacks targeting ethnic and religious minorities in Pakistan. France calls on the Pakistani authorities to fight against all extremist organization present on its territory.”