Pakistan saddened over hanging of JI leader of Bangladesh; terms it against spirit of democracy


ISLAMABAD, May 11 (APP): Pakistan Wednesday said it was “deeply saddened” over the hanging of Ameer Jamat-e-Islami Bangladesh Moti-ur-Rehman Nizami for the alleged crimes committed before December 1971 and termed it against the spirit of democracy.
“His only sin was upholding the constitution and laws of Pakistan,” Foreign Office said in a statement.
“The act of suppressing the opposition by killing their leaders through flawed trials is completely against the spirit of democracy.”