(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has expressed the State of Qatar's condemnation and denunciation of the knife attack of Saturday evening that targeted the passengers in a railway station in south-western Chinese city of Kunming, and left scores of casualties and injured people. Director of the Asian Department at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs , in an exclusive statement to Qatar News Agency (QNA), on Sunday , expressed the State of Qatar's solidarity with the people and the Government of the Republic of China, underscoring meantime that the State of Qatar condemns such acts which aim at destabilizing security and stability, terrorizing the innocent people, and the loss of innocent lives. He voiced deep heartfelt condolences and sympathy of the State of Qatar to the Chinese government and to the families of the victims , and wished speedy recovery to the injured . Chinese authorites said earlier today that twenty-eight civilians were confirmed dead and 113 others injured in a railway station attack in southwest Chinese city of Kunming last night. The attack was an organized, premeditated violent terrorist attack, authorities said according to the official news agency (Xinhua).