World #PraysforLahore after deadly Pakistan bomb attack

A host of politicians and celebrities across the world took to social media to condemn Sunday's suicide blast


News Desk March 28, 2016
PHOTO: DIPLO/TWITTER

People across the world shared messages of solidarity after at least 72 people were killed and more than 233 injured when a suicide bomb ripped through a crowded park in Lahore where Christians were celebrating Easter on Sunday.

Shortly after the blast, people began sharing a sketch of the Minar-e-Paristan with the hashtag, #PrayForLahore. A host of politicians and celebrities took to social media to condemn Sunday's suicide blast.

Suicide blast kills at least 72 in Lahore park

World leaders condemn the attack in strongest terms









"Following the bombing in Lahore in Pakistan, I express solidarity with the people of Pakistan in these painful moments," French president François Hollande tweeted.



















https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/714189569793646597



















South Korea, Syria, Iran, Sri Lanka, Indonesia among others also condemned the heinous attack.

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World-renowned figures express solidarity with Lahore blast victims



https://twitter.com/DrakeBell/status/714224087300763648

























































https://twitter.com/sonakshisinha/status/714293372609888256





https://twitter.com/PakistanLFC/status/714152377532735488

https://www.instagram.com/p/BDfKoa7lJA9/

People from around the country send prayers and gear up to help victims' families

Carnage on Easter Sunday













https://twitter.com/ammarawrites/status/714135736052748289













COMMENTS (5)

Ali | 5 years ago | Reply Please pray for Pakistan and those who have been deceased. I must admit no press or media coverage for this attack on the Muslims in Pakistan. No silence or remembrance message from the world countries to pay there respect. When other countries are attacked full media coverage and blame the Muslims.
Fast | 5 years ago | Reply Pray for Lahore, Pray for Pakistan!!
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