Ambassador Olson Extends Condolences to Families of Terror Attack at Islamabad District Court Complex in F-8 Market

March 4, 2014

On behalf of the American people, U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan Richard G. Olson extends deepest condolences to the families and friends of the victims of the despicable act of terrorism that took place at Islamabad’s District Court Complex in the F-8 sector on March 3.  The Ambassador wishes those who were injured a full and speedy recovery.  We strongly condemn this brutal act.

With this attack on innocent civilians, terrorists continue to demonstrate blatant disregard for life. The United States remains steadfast in its commitment to the people of Pakistan in their efforts to counter terrorism and build a peaceful future.

We stand ready to provide any appropriate aid to assist authorities in investigating this tragic attack.