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Pakistan to evacuate ambassador after Baghdad convoy attack

Pakistan is to withdraw its ambassador from violence-plagued Iraq after the envoy said he had a “very narrow escape” from an attack on his convoy in Baghdad. Envoy Younis Khan will be shifted to the Jordanian capital Amman following Tuesday’s assassination attempt, the third attack in four days on a foreign diplomat in Iraq’s main city, Pakistan’s foreign ministry said. Iraq’s interior ministry said the attack happened at an intersection in the upmarket Mansur district, not far from where Bahrain’s envoy was wounded just hours earlier in an apparent kidnap attempt. Full Story

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