“We also support the efforts of the government of your country in the fight against terrorism and extremism”, the letter said.
The Russian president in his letter also conveyed sympathy and support to the near and dear ones of those killed and wished speedy recovery to all those injured.
President Zardari thanked the ambassador and asked him to also convey his thanks and appreciation to the Russian president for his gesture.
President Zardari, on the occasion, said Pakistan considered Russia as a source of stability and peace both at regional and global level and underlined the need to further strengthen relations and increased contacts at the highest level.
The president also hosted a lunch for the Russian ambassador.