Pakistan Security Brief - August 10, 2010

Pakistan Security Brief – August 10, 2010

U.N. spokesperson says flooding disaster exceeds Tsunami and Pakistan and Haiti earthquakes combined; U.N. Secretary General appeals for financial assistance to Pakistan, IMF says flooding will cause “major harm” to Pakistan’s economy; White House says U.S. has helped save 1,000 lives in Pakistan; General Kayani meets with Hamid Karzai in Kabul; Pakistan’s President makes unscheduled visit to Syria; ISI says Jinnah Hospital attack mastermind not in its custody.

Floods

U.S.-Pakistan Relations

Jinnah Hospital Attack

Afghanistan-Pakistan Relations

Syria-Pakistan Relations

India-Pakistan Relations

Karachi

Quetta

 


[1] Anwar Iqbal, “World should do more to help Pakistan, says US,” Dawn, August 10, 2010. Available on http://www.dawn.com/wps/wcm/connect/dawn-content-library/dawn/the-newspaper/front-page/19-world-should-do-more-to-help-pakistan%2C-says-us-080-hh-05
“Pakistan floods may rival three recent disasters,” Geo, August 10, 2010. Available on http://www.geo.tv/8-10-2010/69733.htm
“UN to launch Pakistan flood appeal,” BBC, August 10, 2010. Available on  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-10922535
[2] Lesley Wroughton , “Pakistan floods cause "major" harm to economy-IMF,” Reuters, August 10, 2010. Available on http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSN0910152420100809
[3] “US rescues 1,000 people from floods: WH,” Geo, August 10, 2010. Available on http://www.geo.tv/8-10-2010/69732.htm
[5] “Kayani meets Karzai, discusses anti-terrorism strategy,” Daily Times, August 10, 2010. Available on http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=2010\08\10\story_10-8-2010_pg7_7
6 “Syed Irfan Raza,” “President Zardari stops over in Syria,” Dawn, August 10, 2010. Available on http://www.dawn.com/wps/wcm/connect/dawn-content-library/dawn/the-newspaper/front-page/19-zardari-stops-over-in-syria-080-hh-09
7 “Rangers’ delegation crosses Wagah,” Express Tribune, August 10, 2010. Available on http://tribune.com.pk/story/37846/rangers’-delegation-crosses-wagah/
9 ”Two killed in Karachi,” Geo, August 10, 2010. Available on http://www.geo.tv/8-10-2010/69754.htm
10 “Two killed in Quetta shootings,” Daily Times, August 10, 2010. Available on http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=2010\08\10\story_10-8-2010_pg7_9