Abbottabad Commission questions Director General Inter-Services Intelligence

Abbottabad Commission questions Director General Inter-Services Intelligence

Islamabad: A meeting of the Inquiry Commission on Abbottabad Operation was held on 6th October, 2011 under the Chairmanship of Mr. Justice Javed Iqbal, Former Senior Judge of the Supreme Court of Pakistan and President of the Commission. The meeting was attended by the Mr. Abbas Khan, I.G ®, Mr. Ashraf Jehangir Qazi, and Lt. Gen. ® Nadeem Ahmed Members of the Commission.

2. The Commission conducted an exhaustive interview of the Director General ISI to know his perspective leading to Abbottabad incident. The Commission also took following decisions:-

a) The Commission has taken statements and investigated the wives and daughters of Osama Bin Laden. They are no more required to the Commission. Consequently, restraining order issued vide letter under reference may be treated as withdrawn to the extent of OBL family.

b) In view of the record and evidence placed before the Commission in relation to Dr. Shakeel Afridi; the Commission is of the view that prima facie, a case of conspiracy against the State of Pakistan and high treason is made out against him. Therefore, a case under relevant law should be registered against Dr. Shakeel Afridi and he should be proceeded in accordance with Law; and

c) The alleged OBL Compound/House at Abbottabad should be handed over to civil administration of Abbottabad for disposal in accordance with relevant law.

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