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Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Gets First Burns and Trauma Center

Peshawar, March 05, 2019:  Burn victims in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) can now receive treatment in Peshawar thanks to the newly opened Burns and Trauma Center.  While burn victims previously had to travel long distances to other parts of Pakistan for treatment, this new world-class center ensures they will receive high quality services closer to home.  ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Mission Pakistan

Location:  Pakistan Event:  Pakistan has issued an updated Notice to Airmen announcing that Pakistani airspace opened on a partial basis starting at 6:00 p.m. on March 1, 2019. According to an active  Travel Advisory  for Pakistan issued on February 13, 2019, U.S. citizens are urged to reconsider travel to Pakistan.  As stated in the  Travel Advisory ,  India and Pakistan maintain a ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Mission Pakistan

February 28, 2019 Location: Pakistan Event: Pakistan has issued an updated Notice to Airmen announcing the closure of its commercial airspace until 1:00 p.m. on March 1, 2019. This temporary closure may be extended. According to an active Travel Advisory  for Pakistan issued on February 13, 2019, U.S. citizens are urged to reconsider travel to Pakistan. As ...
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Security Alert – U.S. Mission Pakistan

Location:  Pakistan Event:  Pakistan has issued a Notice to Airmen announcing the closure of its commercial airspace until 11:59 p.m. on February 28, 2019.  This temporary closure may be extended. According to an active  Travel Warning  for Pakistan issued on August 1, 2018, U.S. citizens are urged to defer all non-essential travel to Pakistan.  As stated in the  Travel Warning , India ...
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Statement by Secretary Pompeo: Concern Regarding India-Pakistan Tensions

Following Indian counter-terrorism actions on February 26, I spoke with Indian Minister of External Affairs Swaraj to emphasize our close security partnership and shared goal of maintaining peace and security in the region. I also spoke to Pakistani Foreign Minister Qureshi to underscore the priority of de-escalating current tensions by avoiding military action, and the ...
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