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Alert – U.S. Mission, Pakistan (May 9, 2023)
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May 9, 2023

Location:  Countrywide

Event:  Arrest of Imran Khan

The U.S. Embassy is monitoring earlier reports of clashes between demonstrators and police in Islamabad and also sporadic demonstrations underway or being planned elsewhere throughout Pakistan.  Because of potential traffic disruptions and restrictions, U.S. Embassy Islamabad has canceled all consular appointments for tomorrow, May 10, 2023.

Actions to Take:

  • Exercise heightened vigilance and avoid locations with large crowds.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Carry identification and follow requests from law enforcement.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.
  • Monitor local media for updates.

Assistance:

U.S. Embassy Islamabad, Pakistan
+(92)(51) 201-4000
ACSIslamabad@state.gov
https://pk.usembassy.gov

U.S. Consulate General, Karachi
+(92)(21) 3527 5000
ACSKarachi@state.gov

U.S. Consulate General, Lahore
+(92) (42) 3603 4000
ACSLahore@state.gov

U.S. Consulate General, Peshawar
+(92) (91) 526 8800
ACSIslamabad@state.gov

State Department – Consular Affairs
888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444
Pakistan Country Information

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