ISLAMABAD- Pakistan has strongly condemned the attack on the Turkish Consulate General in Mosul, Iraq.

In a statement, Foreign Office said that the abduction of the Consulate staff, including the Consul General, is a serious breach of the inviolable status of diplomatic missions under international law, and is completely unjustified. While expressing solidarity with the Turkish people, the statement called for the safe and immediate release of the abducted Consulate staff.