A Foreign Office spokesman said in a statement that Pakistan strongly condemned the attack on a school in Kabul and that Pakistan was with Afghanistan in the fight against terrorism. The Kabul attack is also being condemned by various countries. On the other hand, foreign media reports that the death toll in the car bomb attack on the school has risen to 55 and the number of injured to 150, most of the dead and injured are female students. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has blamed the Taliban for the attack on the Syed al-Shuhada school, while Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid has strongly denied the allegations and condemned the attack. Dozens of people, including female students, were killed in a bomb blast near a school in Kabul yesterday as the US troops withdrew from Afghanistan after a long war.