Countries around the world joined in to condemn the terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district.
United States, UK, Russia and France asserting that they stand with India in combating the menace of terrorism.
Despite such heavy tragedy, China said its stand on Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar remains unchanged.
At least 40 Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF personnel were killed on Thursday in one of the deadliest terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir when a Jaish-e-Mohammed or JeM suicide bomber rammed a vehicle carrying
hundreds of kilograms of explosives into their bus in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district that also left many critically wounded.
Condemning the terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama, Beijing said: “China has noted the reports of suicide terrorist attack. We are deeply shocked by this attack. We express deep condolences and sympathy to the injured and bereaved families.”
“The US Mission in India strongly condemns the terrorist attack in Jammu & Kashmir. We send our heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims,” US Ambassador to India Kenneth Juster said.
Russia, while condemning the terror attack, stressed the need to combat such “inhuman acts” with decisive and collective response without any double standards.
“We denounce terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and reiterate the need to combat these inhuman acts with decisive and collective response without any double standards,” a Russian Embassy statement said.
French Ambassador to India Alexandre Ziegler said France most firmly condemns the heinous attack perpetrated in Jammu & Kashmir. “France has always been and always will be by India’s side in the fight against terrorism in all its forms,” he said.
Germany strongly condemned the heinous terrorist attack, saying stands by its strategic partner India.
Australia, Turkey and Czech Republic also condemned the horrific terror attack.