We extend our deepest condolences to the victims and those who lost loved ones as a result of today’s earthquake, in Pakistan and throughout the region. Our thoughts and prayers are with all affected by this tragedy. We applaud the efforts of those who are working to bring relief to those in need. The United States stands with the nation and people of Pakistan and we are in touch with the National Disaster Management Authority and we are ready to provide assistance if requested.
At this time we are unaware of any U.S. citizens directly impacted by this earthquake. If you know of any U.S. citizens injured, please contact us atACSIslamabad@state.gov.