UN probe into Benazirs assassination could be sought: French Minister

February 14th, 2008 - 4:21 pm ICT by admin  

Benazir Bhutto

New York, Feb 14 (ANI): French Foreign Minister Bernard Kouchner has said that a United Nations (UN) probe into the Pakistani ex-premier Benazir Bhuttos assassination could be sought if group of friends, which including European ambassadors recommend a format for such an inquiry.

Speaking to reporters at a UN media gathering after a Security Council meeting, Kouchner said that a Scotland Yard inquiry had been concluded, but said that a UN inquiry could be sought if the European envoys agreed to a particular format.

We can consider this, Kouchner said when asked whether France would support a Harriri-like UN inquiry into the Benazirs death, the Dawn reported. (ANI)

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