Former Indian naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, sentenced to death for allegedly spying in Pakistan, has filed a mercy petition with the country's chief of army staff, the Pakistan military said on Thursday. Jadhav was arrested last year in Pakistan's southwestern Baluchistan province, the site of a long-running conflict between the Pakistan military and separatist insurgents. "Commander Jadhav has admitted his involvement in espionage, terrorist and subversive activities in Pakistan and expressed remorse at the resultant loss of any precious lives and extensive ...
Jadhav admits to spying in new confession video, asks Pakistan for mercy
Kulbhushan Jadhav was arrested last year in Pakistan's southwestern Baluchistan province
Reuters Last Updated at June 23, 2017 09:14 IST