Aizaz welcomes recovery of US citizen, family

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ISLAMABAD :Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United States Aizaz Chaudhry Thursday welcomed successful rescue of US citizen Caitlan Coleman and her family from terrorists’ captivity.According to a statement received here, the envoy wished to extend warm felicitations to Ms. Coleman’s family and her loved ones in the United States and Canada, adding “No one should have to experience the pain and anguish that Ms. Coleman and her family had been put through in the past years. I am delighted that their ordeal is finally over.”Ms. Coleman and her family were captured by terrorists from Afghanistan in 2012 and kept as hostages there. Pakistan’s security forces acted within hours on the basis of actionable intelligence on hostages’ shifting across to Pakistan. Their action constitutes yet another successful effort by Pakistan’s security services against the terrorists.

 

Originally published by APP