Govt takes up issue of ‘visa refusals’ with Iraq

ISLAMABAD: Amid delays in the issuance of visas to pilgrims who have planned to visit Iraq for Arbaeen (chehlum), the Pakistani government has approached Iraq’s administration for urgent issuance of visas to Pakistani visitors so they could attend the religious rituals. “We have asked the Iraqi government to allow Pakistani pilgrims to cross the border into Iraq immediately,” federal Minister for Overseas Pakistanis Sajid Hussain … Continue reading Govt takes up issue of ‘visa refusals’ with Iraq