Two Pakistani diplomats missing in Afghanistan: FO

Sunday 18 June 2017 6 days ago 27   Islamabad   Print

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Report  Web desk : ISLAMABAD: At least two Pakistani diplomats, based in the Consulate General of Pakistan in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, went missing on June 16 while traveling to Pakistan by road, the Foreign Office (FO) confirmed Sunday. A press release from FO Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria’s office said Islamabad is in constant contact with Afghan authorities, and the matter of the diplomats’ safety and recovery at the earliest has been raised with the relevant officials. Pakistan has requested the Afghan government that all efforts may be made to ensure early recovery of our officials and bring the perpetrators of this heinous crime to justice, the FO statement said. (01)