Pakistan arrests Iranian Sunni rebel leader on bus from border

February 28, 2015 6:27 PM

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QUETTA, Pakistan (Reuters) - Authorities in southwestern Pakistan arrested a leader of a banned Iranian rebel group on Saturday as he was traveling on a bus from the lawless border area, security officials said.

It was not clear whether Pakistan would hand over Salam Rigi, a leader of the ethnic Baluch Sunni group Jaish al-Adl (Army of Justice), to Shi'ite-run Iran.

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