Tuesday, February 12, 2008

Pakistan Authorities Search For Country's Ambassador To Afghanistan and Two Nuclear Officials

Pakistani authorities were searching tonight for their country's Ambassador to Afghanistan and two nuclear officials who appear to have been kidnapped separately in the tribal areas of northwestern Pakistan... Police were also interrogating Mullah Mansour Dadullah, a top Taleban commander who was captured in the northwest yesterday, amid reports that Islamist militants had offered to swap him for the Ambassador... The envoy is one of the most senior government officials to have been kidnapped in Pakistan's tribal areas...
Read the story at TimesOnline.co.uk

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