Statement by Press Secretary of MOFA on Terrorist Attack in Peshawar

January 31, 2023
Terrorist Attack in Peshawar, Pakistan
(Statement by Press Secretary ONO Hikariko)
  1. Japan strongly condemns the terrorist attack which occurred in a mosque in the city of Peshawar in the Northwestern region of Pakistan on January 30.
  1. Attacks against innocent civilians are unacceptable for any reason. We express our heartfelt condolences to the victims and the bereaved families, and pray for the swift recovery of those who were injured.
  1. Japan expresses solidarity to the Government of Pakistan and their people and supports efforts by the Government of Pakistan to combat terrorism.