Romania’s Ambassador in Islamabad survives helicopter crash in northern Pakistan

Romania’s Ambassador in Islamabad survives helicopter crash in northern Pakistan

Romania’s Ambassador in Islamabad, who was traveling in a helicopter that crashed on Friday in northern Pakistan, is out of danger, the Romanian Foreign Ministry announced.

“From the first information sent by the Pakistani Foreign Ministry to the Romanian Embassy in Islamabad, a helicopter carrying foreigners, the Romanian Ambassador to Pakistan included, crashed Friday morning in northern Pakistan. The Romanian Foreign Ministry subsequently succeeded to call the Romanian Ambassador, who confirmed that he was all right,” the Foreign Ministry said in a release.

A delegation of diplomats and journalists were traveling on Friday on board three helicopters over Pakistan’s northernmost region of Gilgit-Baltistan, when one aircraft crash landed into a school. More…