Iraq apologises for mistreating Pakistani pilgrims
ISLAMABAD: Iraq has actually apologised on behalf of its security forces who maltreated and manhandled Pakistani pilgrims, who were objecting versus the Iraq Airways personnel for not switching on an airplane’s air-conditioning system on June 10.
According to sources, the Iraqi federal government revealed its remorse to the Pakistani ambassador in the nation.
The federal government likewise declared to suspend the air passages’ cops and authorities officers associated with the event. It likewise guaranteed to start action versus the perpetrator.
On Monday, more than 120 Pakistani pilgrims were on board the Iraqi airline company’s flight IA-409 which was arranged for departure from Baghdad to Karachi
After boarding the aircraft, fliers began grumbling about the non-functioning a/c system. When the latter paid no observe to their grievances, They opposed versus the airline company’s personnel.
There were likewise heated exchanges in between the cabin team and guests.
Subsequently, the Iraqi airline company’s personnel assisted by the regional cops manhandled a few of the guests and held them captive.
One of the fliers informed media that some guests exchanged heated words with the cabin team after they didn’t switch on the a/c unit. The Iraqi cops tortured more than 3 guests, he included.
He stated they were imprisoned by the security forces and not permitted to go outside the Baghdad airport.