Pakistan Strongly Condemns Desecration Of Quran In The Hague
The Foreign Office spokesperson Mumtaz Zahra Baloch says it is a deliberately provocative and Islamophobic act that has hurt the sentiments of Muslims around the world.
ISLAMABAD: (UrduPoint/UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News-Sept 26th, 2023) Pakistan has condemned in the strongest terms the latest senseless and deeply offensive act of desecration of the Holy Quran that took place in The Hague, the Netherlands in front of some embassies of OIC member countries including Pakistan.
She said such acts cannot be condoned under the guise of freedom of expression, opinion and protest.
The spokesperson said Pakistan believes that freedom of expression comes with responsibilities. National governments should actively prevent racist and Islamophobic acts, which incite religious hatred.
It is important for the international community to raise its voice against Islamophobia and work in concert to promote interfaith harmony.
The spokesperson said Pakistan's concerns have been conveyed to the Dutch authorities.