ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has condemned the van attack in Barcelona, and extended his condolences to the families of those killed.
In a statement Friday, Abbasi said such terrorist attacks cannot scare the brave Spanish people.
He said “so long as the terrorists underestimate the spirit of the societies they seek to undermine, they will lose”.
Abbasi’s comment came a day after a van barreled down a busy walkway in central Barcelona, swerving back and forth as it mowed pedestrians down.
Thirteen people were killed and 100 were injured, 15 of them seriously, in what authorities called a terror attack.