DATE=11/12/1999 TYPE=CORRESPONDENT REPORT TITLE=US - PAKISTAN BLASTS (L) NUMBER=2-256099 BYLINE=DEBORAH TATE DATELINE=WHITE HOUSE CONTENT= VOICED AT: INTRO: The United States has condemned the rocket attacks on U-S and United Nations' offices in the Pakistani capital, Islamabad, Friday, but say it is not clear yet who is responsible. Correspondent Deborah Tate reports from the White House. Text: White House spokesman says the United States is working with Pakistani authorities to determine who launched a series of rockets that exploded near the U-S Embassy, a United Nations office and an American cultural center. /// Lockhart Act /// We are working on trying to understand the motivation for this and who is responsible /// End Act /// The attacks came two days before U-S-backed U-N sanctions were to go into effect against Afghanistan's ruling Taleban movement for refusing to turn over terrorism suspect Osama Bin Laden. The Taleban and its supporters - including some Muslim groups in Pakistan - have warned the United Nations against imposing the sanctions, although Taleban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar immediately condemned the blasts in Islamabad. Still, administration officials have not ruled out any group - including the Taleban - in probing the attacks. Spokesman Lockhart: /// Lockhart Act /// It's a barbaric way to send a message if that is what it is, and what is clear is our resolve in fighting terror around the world and our resolve to continue a policy of dealing directly through sanctions with those who promote terrorism. /// End Act /// U-S officials say no Americans have been hurt and that a Pakistani guard working for the United States was hospitalized with injuries but was out of danger. President Clinton had been considering a trip to Pakistan next year as part of a possible South Asian tour, but prospects for such a visit, even before the rocket attacks, were complicated by the military takeover in Pakistan last month. (Signed) NEB/DAT/LTD/JP 12-Nov-1999 14:34 PM EDT (12-Nov-1999 1934 UTC) NNNN Source: Voice of America .