KATHMANDU – The government has said it is deeply shocked by the killing of innocent civilians in a hospital in Gaza yesterday.
“We condemn this attack against the hospital, medical personnel, patients, and civilians and convey our heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families,” said a press release issued by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, adding that Nepal government offers prayers for the speedy recovery of the injured people.
The government further stated that it was seriously concerned over the attack against civilians. “We call for the protection of civilian people in all circumstances. We believe in peace and urge for peaceful and negotiated settlement of the dispute,” the press release mentioned. The press statement was released today.