ISLAMABAD - Interpol has been requested by the government of Pakistan for the issuance of red warrants of Hassan and Hussain Nawaz , the sons of jailed former premier Nawaz Sharif.
According to sources, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has contacted the headquarters of the International Criminal Police Organization/International Police (ICPO-Interpol) in Lyon, France, on behalf of the Pakistani government.
A request was subsequently sent to the Interpol Thursday in this regard from the FIA's headquarters in Islamabad.
Sources said the request notes that the Pakistani court has issued permanent arrest warrants for both Hassan and Hussain Nawaz .
Earlier, an accountability court had issued the warrants in the Avenfield Reference case and issued orders to immediately present before the court the two Sharif sons.