Doha, - The State of Qatar condemned Friday the suicide blast that targeted a mosque in Pakistan and left dozens dead and injured .

The Qatari Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement that the State of Qatar condemns such criminal act, which is contrary to all humanitarian values, ethics, principles and religions. The statement also affirmed Qatar's solidarity with the Islamic republic of Pakistan.

The statement reiterated the State of Qatar's stance rejecting violence and terrorism in all its forms and manifestations and called for concerted international efforts to eradicate this dangerous scourge and to eliminate all its causes.

It then expressed its condolences to the victims and the people of Pakistan, wishing the injured a speedy recovery.

Source: Qatar News Agency