Pakistan in rare extradition of double murder suspect to UK


Pakistan has extradited a man charged by British police with a double murder in a rare handover between the two countries, officials said on Thursday. Mohammed Zubair is due to appear in a court in Bradford over the 2011 killings of 27-year-old Imran Khan and 35-year-old Ahmedin Sayed Khyel. A press release from West Yorkshire Police thanked Pakistani officials for their assistance. “After five years, West Yorkshire Police has managed to arrange the extradition of Mohammed Zubair, who has been held in custody in Pakistan since November 2013,” the statement quoted senior investigator Simon Atkinson as saying. “This has been…

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