FO Pakistani Zaireen visiting Iraq advised to chick visa stickers

May 14, 2013 Off By Web Desk

Islamabad: The Embassy of Pakistan in Baghdad has advised that all Pakistani Zaireen may kindly ensure before travelling to Iraq that their visa stickers contain specific clearance number issued by the Iraqi Ministry of Interior.

It has been observed that Pakistani Zaireen holding visas issued by the Iraqi Embassy in Islamabad are facing problems while entering into Iraq, said a statement of the Foreign Office here Tuesday.

Pakistani Embassy in Bagdad has informed that those Zaireen whose visas do not contain a specific clearance number issued by the Iraqi Ministry of Interior are being denied entry into Iraq.

The Statement said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has also taken up this matter with the Iraqi Embassy in Islamabad.