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UN rights investigators to start probe in Libya

GENEVA – UN investigators said on Friday they would start next week to probe alleged human rights violations committed in Libya by both forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi and rebels trying to topple him.
The independent three-member commission of inquiry, headed by American war crimes expert Cherif Bassiouni, declined to reveal their exact travel schedule but said that it would stop first in Egypt and also would visit Tunisia and Libya.
He said the team would gather testimony

Moonis to meet FIA investigators today

LAHORE – Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Tuesday rejected the replies submitted by Moonis Elahi and summoned him to appear before the investigators on Wednesday (today). According to sources, Moonis Elahi, an accused in the NICL corruption scam, appeared before a 6-member investigation team and submitted his replies, which were rejected and he was asked to appear before the team on Wednesday after completing the required questionnaire. Moonis is on an interim bail in the NICL

Investigators find tangible clues to Bhatti’s killers

ISLAMABAD – The investigators probing assassination of federal minister Shabaz Bhatti Sunday said they have found ‘tangible clues’, which they believe could help them trace main culprits. Police sources said that the investigation team had obtained CCTV footage from a hidden camera installed at the office of a travelling agency close to murder site. They said they had obtained registration plate for car used by assailants and that they had impounded the vehicle from Rawalpindi.

‘Raymond is not cooperating with investigators’

LAHORE – American Raymond Davis is not cooperating with Investigators said Superintendent of Police Civil Lines (Operations) while talking to media during a press briefing on Monday. He said Lahore Police has added an illegal weapons (13/20/65) section in the murder case registered in Lytton Road Police Station against Raymond Davis for killing two young men (Faizan Haider and Faheem).
He said Raymond Davis has failed to provide the license or permission letter for carrying Glock

Davis not an ordinary person, say investigators

LAHORE – US national Raymond Davis, identified to be a technical expert working in the US Consulate in Lahore, does not seem to be an ordinary person, but a professional, investigation experts told Pakistan Today on Thursday.
A senior police investigator said Davis’ encounter with the ‘robbers’ did not seem to be an ordinary incident or a mere coincidence, as it resulted in the death of three young Pakistanis within no time. He said though it would be difficult to establish

Policemen have their funeral, but clues still elude investigators

LAHORE – The funeral prayers of three policemen of Mujahid Force squad who lost their lives in the bomb explosion yesterday were offered at Police Line Qila Gujjar Singh on Wednesday.
CM Punjab Mian Shahbaz Sharif, Governor Punjab Latif Khosa and several high officials including the Police IG attended the funeral prayers of policemen Haji Nazir (Chuhng), Shahbaz (Iqbal Town) and Allah Ditta who lost their lives during the Lohari Gate suicide attack on Tuesday evening.

Governor’s postmortem report given to investigators – Bullet in neck caused Taseer’s death

ISLAMABAD – The Executive Director Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS), Mahmood Jamal Wednesday handed over the final postmortem report of Punjab Governor Salman Taseer’s murder to Muhammad Gulfaraz, a sub-inspector of Kohsar Police Station.
ED PIMS also gave the only bullet removed from the Governor’s body to sub-inspector Gulfaraz along with an x-ray. A doctor at PIMS said that the bullet would be sent to forensic science laboratory Lahore for examination.

Haj-scam FIA investigators leave for Jeddah today

ISLAMABAD: The crucial visit of the three-member Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) team probing the Hajj accommodation scam had been put off for a day due to a delay in the issuance of visas and now it will proceed to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia today (Tuesday).
According to an agency official, the team comprising FIA Director Hassan Asghar, FIA Deputy Director Khalid Rasool and FIA Inspector Main Sabir would collect evidence from the crime scene in Jeddah, where investigators would