UNITED NATIONS - UN Secretary-Secretary Ban Ki-moon on Tuesday condemned the terrorist attack on a police academy in Quetta and called for the perpetrators to be brought to justice.

"The Secretary-General extends his heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims and to the Government and people of Pakistan, and wishes a speedy recovery to the injured," a statement released by his Deputy Spokesman Farhan Haq said.

"He (the UN chief) calls for the perpetrators of this abhorrent act of violence to be brought to justice swiftly," the statement added.