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Readout: Administrator Power Speaks with Pakistani Foreign Minister Jalil Abbas Jilani

UNITED STATES AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT Office of Press Relations For Immediate Release October 31, 2023 READOUT Administrator Power Speaks with Pakistani Foreign Minister Jalil Abbas Jilani The below is attributable to Spokesperson Jessica Jennings:‎ Today, Administrator Samantha Power spoke with Pakistan Foreign Minister Jalil Abbas Jilani. They discussed USAID’s work in Pakistan on post-flood ... Read More»

Deputy Chief of Mission Andrew Schofer at the Hand Over Ceremony of U.S.-Donated Medical Oxygen Commodities and Refrigeration Trucks

October 30, 2023 Directorate General Health Services Lahore DCM SCHOFER:  It is an honor to be here today for this important event.  We know how important it is for people to have access to quality health care.  In partnership with Pakistan, we continue to make strategic investments to improve Pakistan’s health care system, especially here ... Read More»

Demonstration Alert – U.S. Embassy Islamabad, Pakistan (October 27, 2023)

Location: Islamabad, Pakistan Event:  Demonstrations A protest is expected to take place near the Red Zone, which includes the area of federal government buildings, the diplomatic enclave and the U.S. Embassy, and international hotels, during the afternoon of Sunday, October 29, to express solidarity with the people of Gaza.  While the exact location is uncertain at this ... Read More»

Message for U.S. Citizens: Demonstration Alert – U.S. Consulate General Lahore

Location: Lahore, Pakistan Event:  Traffic Disruptions Due to Political Rally and Possible Demonstrations Traffic disruptions are likely to occur throughout Lahore this afternoon, Friday, October 20, and Saturday, October 21, due to planned demonstrations and political rallies.  The Consulate is authorizing remote work for most staff Friday afternoon, October 20, but remains open. Some U.S. mission ... Read More»

Security Alert – Worldwide Caution

Location: Worldwide Caution Event:  Due to increased tensions in various locations around the world, the potential for terrorist attacks, demonstrations or violent actions against U.S. citizens and interests, the Department of State advises U.S. citizens overseas to exercise increased caution.  U.S. citizens should: Stay alert in locations frequented by tourists. Enroll in the Smart Traveler Enrollment Program ( STEP ) to ... Read More»