'Want US diplomat on no-fly list'

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has initiated the process to put a senior US diplomat, involved in a fatal road accident that killed a biker, on the Exit Control List.
A fast-moving Land Cruiser, driven by Col Joseph Emanuel Hall, the defence and air attache at the US embassy, jumped the red light and hit a motorcycle carrying two men at a traffic signal near Islamabad’s Daman-e-Koh area on Saturday.

One of them died and the other was injured.

The capital police sent a letter to the ministry of interior, asking to include Hall’s name in the Exit Control List (ECL). The ministry has started the process, Dawn News reported.

Inspector General of Police Sultan Azam Temuri said that a written request was sent to the ministry yesterday seeking the name of the American diplomat on the ECL.

The capital police informed the ministry that the diplomat was booked on criminal charges, including murder by mistake or rash or negligent driving. The presence of the diplomat is necessary for…

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