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US demands release of diplomat in Pakistan

 People look at blood stains on a road in Lahore, Pakistan on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011. A U.S. consular employee shot and killed two gunmen as they app...
 People protest outside a police station following killings of two men in Lahore, Pakistan on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011. A U.S. consular employee shot a...
 People look at blood stains at a roadside  in Lahore, Pakistan on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011. A U.S. consular employee shot and killed two gunmen as the...
 People protest outside a police station following the killing of two men in Lahore, Pakistan on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011. A U.S. consular employee sho...

Pakistan

People look at blood stains on a road in Lahore, Pakistan on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011. A U.S. consular employee shot and killed two gunmen as they app...

Pakistan

People protest outside a police station following killings of two men in Lahore, Pakistan on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011. A U.S. consular employee shot a...

Pakistan

People look at blood stains at a roadside in Lahore, Pakistan on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011. A U.S. consular employee shot and killed two gunmen as the...

Pakistan

People protest outside a police station following the killing of two men in Lahore, Pakistan on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011. A U.S. consular employee sho...

The United States is demanding the release of an American diplomat arrested in the shooting deaths of two Pakistani men.
A statement Saturday from the embassy said the man had been "unlawfully detained" and had immunity from prosecution,
It said he acted in self-defense on Thursday in Lahore when he shot and killed two armed men at they approached his car intending to rob him.
Pakistani officials have said they intend to bring the American to trial and have largely ignored questions over any immunity he may have.


Updated : 2021-08-04 00:49 GMT+08:00