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US slams MQM candidate Fakhrul Islam’s murder,Geo News

 Date: 4/13/2013   Views:3704    Source: Geo News

WASHINGTON: United States has strongly condemned the murder of MQM candidate, Fakhrul Islam for May 11 elections in Pakistan, Geo News reported.

Fakhrul Islam was targeted and brutally shot dead two days ago in Hyderabad.

Replying to question at the routine media briefing here, US spokesman Patrick Ventrell expressed his deep sympathy and sorrow over the murder of MQM candidate for a provincial assembly seat in Hyderabad in the upcoming general elections.

Patrick Ventrell said that US condemns the murder of election candidate Fakhrul Islam in Hyderabad and added that such violent incident would make the claims of peaceful and democratic Pakistan questionable.