New Delhi: Afghanistan’s Ministry of Overseas Affairs on Saturday summoned Mansoor Ahmad Khan who’s the of Pakistan to Kabul to lodge a robust protest over the kidnapping of Najibullah Alikhil’s daughter, its Ambassador to Islamabad.
The Ministry sought Khan to convey the robust protest and deep issues of Afghanistan’s authorities to the Pakistani institution and its Ministry of Overseas Affairs in regards to the severe incident.
“The Ministry of Overseas Affairs explicitly known as on the Pakistani authorities to take fast motion to determine and punish the perpetrators of this crime and make sure the full safety and immunity of Afghan diplomats and their households in accordance with worldwide conventions,” an announcement knowledgeable.
Silsila Alikhil was kidnapped for a number of hours in Islamabad on Friday and launched after being “severely tortured”.
Afghanistan had issued an announcement to precise “deep remorse” that on July 16, 2021, Silsila Alikhil, the daughter of the Afghan ambassador to Islamabad, was kidnapped for a number of hours and severely tortured by unknown people on her approach residence to Islamabad.
Alikhil is positioned beneath medical care at a hospital after being launched from captivity.
“The MoFA strongly condemns this heinous act and expresses its deep concern over the security and safety of diplomats, their households, and employees members of the Afghan political and consular missions in Pakistan,” Afghanistan’s Ministry of Overseas Affairs wrote in an announcement.
“The Ministry of Overseas Affairs calls on the Authorities of Pakistan to take fast vital actions to make sure full safety of the Afghan Embassy and Consulates in addition to the immunity of the nation’s diplomats and their households in accordance with worldwide treaties and conventions,” it demanded.
The Afghan Ministry of Overseas Affairs said that it’s following the matter with the Ministry of Overseas Affairs of Pakistan and urged the Pakistani authorities to determine and prosecute the perpetrators on the soonest attainable time.
This incident is reported at a time when Pakistan is being questioned over its alleged involvement and assist to the Taliban amid violent makes an attempt to gaining extra management in Afghanistan.
Pakistan’s Overseas Ministry had reported that the Afghan embassy knowledgeable it about Alikhil having been assaulted whereas driving in a rented car. Pakistan’s Overseas Ministry mentioned the police have been investigating the “disturbing incident” and safety had been tightened for the ambassador and his household, Reuters reported.