S. African police probe Moroccan diplomat's death

The diplomat was found lying in a pool of blood at his Pretoria home

S. African police probe Moroccan diplomat's death

World Bulletin/News Desk

South African police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the recent death of a Moroccan diplomat in Pretoria.

"We are still investigating the case," a police official told Anadolu Agency on Wednesday, requesting anonymity as he was not authorized to talk to the media.

He declined to provide further details.

The diplomat, identified as Fatmi Noureddine, was found lying in a pool of blood at his Pretoria home on Tuesday.

Officials at the Moroccan embassy in Pretoria were not available for comment when contacted by AA.

The Moroccan Embassy on Tuesday officially confirmed Noureddine's death.

In a statement, it said appropriate administrative and legal procedures were being taken in cooperation with the South African authorities.

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