Hang me if corruption claims against me are proved: Dar
LONDON: Ishaq Dar rejected the allegations of corruption leveled towards him by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan, Samaa reported. Speaking He denied of having business relationship with the Sharif family. The PML-N Make way for our U.S. Navy slang quiz - can you pass?. the arrest and/or extradition of the Hasan, Hussain and Ishaq Dar. relationship with the former three times Prime Minister of Pakistan Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif. The petition submits that given the constitutional history of Pakistan and See If We Can Guess What State You Live in with This Quiz!. UK hints at repatriation of money launderer Ishaq Dar, Hasan and Hussain on merit “The UK has a very direct and unique stake in Pakistan's future stability, security He termed Britain's relationship with Pakistan as “non-discretionary” which, See If We Can Guess What State You Live in with This Quiz!.
The process is regulated by treaties between the two countries. Does Pakistan has extradition treaty with other countries? Pakistan had an extradition treaty with the United States, The two countries had an accord for return of fugitives as per a notification.
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Pakistan inherited it after coming into existence in and subsequently through a notification in February the US was included among the countries with which it had the treaty. In addition, under the London Scheme of Common wealth countries, Pakistan has extradition relations with four other countries, Australia, Cook Islands, Fiji, and Vanuatu. But interestingly, Pakistan do not have extradition treaty with United Kingdom as well as with India.
Despite Pakistan has extradition treaty with US, Haqqani cannot be brought back.
International law expert Ahmer Bilal Soofi informed the apex court that former ambassador to the US Husain Haqqani could not be brought back to Pakistan on charges of contempt of court. Pakistan does not have any extradition treaty with UK, hence Hussain Nawaz and Dar cannot be extradited In the context of bringing back Nawaz brothers and Dar, government of Pakistan is as quickly geared up as it has been seen in the case of Hussain Haqqani, and also set to take the assistance of Interpol.
There are some conditions which obligate in bring back them under this treaty.
The request will be refused if the purpose of the request is deemed to be to prosecute or punish the person on account of race, religion, nationality, gender, sexual orientation or political opinions, or if extradited the person might be prejudiced at his trial or punished unfairly for any of these reasons. Though Pakistan being the common wealth state is part of bilateral treaty which to some extent enable Pakistan for extradition but it has some restrictions which may imply in the cases of Haqqani, Hassan Hussain Nawaz and Ishaq Dar.
As Nawaz brothers and Ishaq Dar both have the political affiliations and the cases against them may hint towards the political victimization of them, it seems quite difficult that any of them would be handed over to the government of Pakistan If the government of the country to which the accused is sought, finds the case trivial and if it thinks that the surrendering of the person is not being made in good faith or in the interests of justice or for political reasons, it can deny the request.
As Nawaz brothers and Ishaq Dar both have the political affiliations and the cases against them may hint towards the political victimization of them, it seems quite difficult that any of them would be handed over to the government of Pakistan, said the UK law expert. Can Hasan Nawaz be approached through Interpol? Prime Minister Abbasi will look after the finance minister's duties until a replacement is found.
UK hints at repatriation of money launderer Ishaq Dar, Hasan and Hussain on merit
In his letter, Dar said that he had been running the affairs of the ministry via email, WhatsApp etc since October 27, and asked for leave without pay.
Dar was indicted on September 27 in a corruption case linked to the Panama Papers case, but he continued to serve as finance minister amid strong criticism from Opposition parties.
An accountability court had on November 14 issued non- bailable arrest warrants for the finance minister because of his repeated failure to appear before it. On November 21, the accountability court declared him a 'proclaimed absconder'.
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Dar is accused of amassing assets of an approximate value of Rs Dar's son is married to a daughter of Sharif. The National Accountability Bureau had registered three cases of corruption and money laundering against Sharif, his family members, and Dar in the Islamabad Accountability Court, weeks after the Supreme Court order ousted Sharif. Meanwhile, Dawn also reported that Dar had advised the prime minister to constitute an advisory committee to look into economic issues in his absence.
The likely members of the economic advisory committee suggested by Dar include Shaukat Tarin, who served as finance minister under the PPP government, and Dr Ishrat Husain, who was governor of the State Bank during the regime of Pervez Musharraf regime.