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The President said these cowardly attacks cannot shake our resolve to fight menace of terrorism.
Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal said in his condemning statement that the attack on church is tragic and cowardly.
ISLAMABAD -- The Senate on Monday strongly condemned an attack on the convoy of Deputy Chairman Maulana Abdul Ghafoor Haideri in Mastung and resolved that such cruel and cowardly incidents could not shake the determination and commitment of the nation against the terrorism.
A statement by the Directorate of Relations and Media in the Municipality of Baghdad said that the two heads of engineers and three workers were killed today after a cowardly terrorist attack in a car bomb targeted them during the performance of their duty service for the maintenance of roads in the New Baghdad area," adding that "this terrorist act led to wounding a number of other workers in the new Baghdad Municipality Department.
In a statement today, he described the attack as a cowardly act, in violation of the media liberties which are guaranteed by the international laws.
In a statement today, the GCC Chief described the attack as a cowardly act, in violation of the media liberties which are guaranteed by the international laws.
AN ELDERLY woman was injured after a cowardly thief pushed her over in broad daylight and stole her purse.
He also reiterated Kuwait's support to "friendly France" against cowardly terrorism, wishing the country stability and security.
Inspector Richard Weber, said: "This was a cowardly crime - they picked on somebody who they knew would be intimidated.
Detective inspector Shaun McElheron from CID, who is leading the investigation, said: "This was a very cowardly attack on a lone woman and the aggression and violence used was just not necessary.
Since the cowardly banks are not prepared to stand up to their responsibilities and the cowardly government is not prepared to protect the victims of this ENORMOUS SCAM, we appear to have no other choice than.
Detective Inspector Phil Sparrow of Swansea CID said: "This was a cowardly attack on a man in his own home.