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Security Alert – U. S. Consulate General Lahore, Pakistan

Location:  Lahore Press Club (Shimla Hill Circle) Lahore, Pakistan Event:  Today, at approximately 1530, a student union is expected to hold an anti-American protest at the Lahore Press Club near Shimla Hill Circle. The protest may cause traffic delays and unplanned transportation disruptions. Increased police presence has been deployed.  Cellular service in the city may ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Embassy Islamabad, Pakistan

Location:  Country-wide Event:  Given possible reactions to recent events in Iraq, the U.S. Embassy has restricted travel by U.S. government employees.  U.S. government personnel in Pakistan are required to postpone non-essential official movements and most personal movements.  U.S. citizens in Pakistan should monitor their surroundings for possible demonstrations and suspicious activity. Actions to Take: Avoid crowds Keep ...
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Security Alert – U. S. Consulate General Lahore, Pakistan

Location:  Lahore Press Club (Shimla Hill Circle) Lahore, Pakistan Event:  Today, at approximately at 1600, Majlis Wahdat Ul Muslimeen is expected to protest at the Lahore Press Club near Shimla Hill Circle.  This protest is against the killing of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani in Iraq.  The protest may cause traffic delays, unplanned transportation disruptions, and ...
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#Partners4Prosperity Highlights the U.S.-Pakistan Partnership

Islamabad, December 31, 2019 – Did you know the United States is the largest provider of grant-based support to the government of Pakistan?  For over 70 years, America has partnered with Pakistan to further Pakistan’s development priorities, including in energy, health care for vulnerable populations, women’s empowerment, education and teacher training, support to law enforcement, and ...
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Security Alert: U.S. Consulate General, Karachi, Pakistan

Location: Karachi Event:  As the upcoming New Year’s Eve celebration approaches, we remind U.S. citizens that the holiday is often associated with an increase in traffic restrictions, increased vehicular/pedestrian traffic, and a large security presence throughout Karachi.  In addition, the custom of local “celebratory gunfire” to ring in the New Year takes place in and around ...
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