US Condemns Kashmir Attack, Asks Countries To Not Shelter Terrorists



The United States said it was “committed” to working with India to fight terrorism
The deputy spokesman of the Department of State of the United States extended his condolences
The Pulwama attack killed almost 40 CRPF staff members and left many injured.

On Friday, the United States strongly condemned the terrorist attack of Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), based in Pakistan, in the Pulwama district of Kashmir, and called on all countries to deny safe haven and support for terrorists.

In one of the deadliest terrorist attacks in the three decades of terrorism in Jammu and Kashmir, a suicide bomber Jaish collided with an explosives-laden vehicle on a CRPF bus in Pulwama district, killing at least 40 people and leaving many seriously injured

In condemning the terrorist attack, the US State Department said in a statement that it was “firmly committed” to working with the government of India to combat terrorism in all its forms.

“The United States condemns in the strongest terms today’s terrorist attack on a convoy of the Indian Central Reserve Police Force in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir,” said State Department Vice President Robert Palladino. and extended its deepest condolences to paramilitary personnel and their families.

“The terrorist group appointed by the UN and based in Pakistan, Jaish-e-Muhammad, claimed responsibility for this atrocious act, and we call on all countries to fulfill their responsibilities in accordance with the resolutions of the Security Council. of the UN to deny refuge and support to terrorists, “said Palladino. .