Pakistani Americans regret politicization of offshore accounts issue


WASHINGTON, April 19 (APP): Pakistani Americans living in the metropolitan region of Washington and neighboring states have expressed their disappointment over attempts to politicize the issue of “Panama Papers”, saying the country is facing far more serious challenges and need unity to counter them.
Some noted lawyers in Washington, who closely follow events in Pakistan, have expressed their surprise over demands by some politicians to appoint the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court to head the inquiry on reports of offshore accounts.
Hamid Malik, President, Pakistan Link USA said that the government has already offered to set up a commission which shows their sincerity and intention to bring all facts before the public.