A woman was arrested on charges of a terrorist attack in Balkh Province
Reporter: Lutfullah Nijrabi
Security officials of Balkh province wrote in a newsletter: A woman in Balkh province, who wanted to attack Pakistan’s condominium, was arrested by the police in the province. Police Chief Gen. Akram Sami told the media: The woman was arrested yesterday (Saturday,27 Jan) while police found a bomb in her hand bag. He added that the investigation into this criminal has continued. Meanwhile, Sarfaraz Ahmad the consulator of Pakistan in Balkh, stopped the activities of the consolatory untile to unspecified time. Based on the security threats, these visitors are not able to obtain a visa.
Meanwhile, the Pakistani Foreign Ministry has issued a statement confirming that its consulate in Balkh will be blocked for unspecified time.