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6 Abducted Pakistani nationals rescued by Turkish police in Istanbul

(2017-01-04) The Turkish police authorities have confirmed to the Consulate General of Pakistan in Istanbul that after necessary action today, they have rescued the following six Pakistanis:

  • Fazal Amin

  • Adil Ahmad

  • Muhammad Zeeshan

  • Abid

  • Usman Ali

  • Ashbar Ahmad


  • The Turkish authorities are now completing the legal formalities to deal with the case. The Consulate officials are in contact with the police authorities and have sought access to the rescued Pakistanis.

    We express our gratitude to the Turkish Government and the relevant authorities for their timely action and cooperation in the matter.


    Islamabad
    4 January 2017