US expresses condolences to Lahore blast victims

Washington: The United States have expressed its deepest condolences to the families of those killed in Lahore bomb blast on Sunday and said it would continue to work with Pakistan to combat terrorism.

Condemning the appalling terrorist attack in the strongest term, a statement from the US State department said that US stands with the people and Government of Pakistan at this difficult hour.

“We send our deepest condolences to the loved ones of those killed and injured, and our thoughts, prayers are with the people of Lahore as they respond to and recover from this terrible tragedy,” the statement said.