(CNN) — A Pakistani alloy convicted of assisting a CIA lane Osama bin Laden had his judgment reduced Saturday by 10 years to a sum of 23 years.
Last May, Dr. Shakeel Afridi had been convicted of fraud and condemned to 33 years. He was handed a sentence, together with a $3,500 fine, for espionage for a United States.
The time he spent in jail before to his self-assurance is not enclosed in a decreased sentence, that is now slated to finish on May 23, 2035.
Polio assist workers killed in Pakistan
In further to removing his judgment reduced, his excellent was lowered to $1,000.
Munir Azam, a commissioner of a limit crimes regulation, announced a changes in a northwestern city of Peshawar.
The alloy helped a CIA set adult a artificial vaccination debate in an try to collect DNA samples from kin of a al Qaeda personality in sequence to determine his participation in a devalue in Abbottabad.
Bin Laden was killed in a successive U.S. raid on a devalue in May 2011.
Since then, anti-polio campaigns have been targeted by militants in Pakistan. At slightest 22 polio workers have been killed given Jul 2012.