Larijani slams terrorist attack in Jalalabad

TEHRAN, Apr. 25 (MNA) – Iran’s Parliament Speaker has expressed his regret towards the recent terrorist attack in Jalalabad city in Nangarhar province of Afghanistan.

In a message to the Wolesi Jirga (the Lower House of Representatives of Afghanistan) Speaker Abdul Rauf Ebrahimi, condemned occurrence of a terrorist incident in Jalalabad city.

He said the news on the terrorist bombing in Jalalabad city of Nangarhar province caused me deep sorrow and regret.

Ali Larijani, while slamming the terrorist act, expressed his heartfelt condolences to the House Speaker Ebrahimi, MPs, people and government of the neighboring country especially grieving families of the victims.

Later in the message, the official asked God for mercy and forgiveness of those killed and immediate recovery of the injured and wished patience for their families.

Iranian Parliament Speaker further stressed full support of the Islamic Republic of Iran for the people and government of Afghanistan in the fight against terrorism and creation of sustainable security and peace