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Statement from Pakistani leader Pervez Musharraf

WASHINGTON (CNN) -- The following is a statement from Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf:

"The people of Pakistan are deeply shocked and outraged at the dreadful terrorist attacks in New York and Washington which have resulted in an unprecedented loss of thousands of innocent lives. It is difficult to describe in words our sorrow and grief at this moment of national tragedy for the American people.

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"I have conveyed the deepest condolences and sympathy of the people and government of Pakistan to President George W. Bush, the bereaved families and the American people.

"I wish to assure President Bush and the U.S. government of our unstinted cooperation in the flight against terrorism.

"Pakistan is committing all of its resources in an effort coordinated with the United States to locate and punish those involved in this horrific act."

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