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International Court of Justice Orders Pakistan to Review Indian Officer’s Death Sentence

The International Court of Justice on Wednesday ordered Pakistan to review a death sentence it handed down to an Indian national convicted of spying.

Kulbhushan Jadhav, a retired Indian naval officer, was arrested in Pakistan’s Baluchistan province on March 2016 on charges of espionage. Pakistan alleges that Jadhav was spying in an insurgent region of the nation at the time of his arrest. India disputes this, claiming that the former military officer was kidnapped from Iran, where he was doing business.

A video of Jadhav’s confession to charges of espionage was released by Pakistani officials, however India asserts that the confession read more >>>

Source:: VOANews.Com