Interpol to arrest Hasan and Hussain Nawaz: Sources

PAKISTAN

ISLAMABAD – Interpol has been requested by the government of Pakistan for the issuance of red warrants of Hassan and Hussain Nawaz , the sons of jailed former premier Nawaz Sharif.

According to sources, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has contacted the headquarters of the International Criminal Police Organization/International Police (ICPO-Interpol) in Lyon, France, on behalf of the Pakistani government.

Sources said the request notes that the Pakistani court has issued permanent arrest warrants for both Hassan and Hussain Nawaz .

Earlier, an accountability court had issued the warrants in the Avenfield Reference case and issued orders to immediately present before the court the two Sharif sons.