Pakistan Security Brief - August 4, 2010

Pakistan Security Brief – August 4, 2010 

Chief of Frontier constabulary killed in TTP suicide attack in Peshawar; Pakistan experiencing a “humanitarian crisis” as flooding worsens in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, spreads into Sindh and Punjab; President Zardari arrives in Britain for talks with Prime Minister Cameron; death toll rises from violence throughout Karachi; suspects arrested in connection with assassination of Syed Raza Haider.

 

Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa

 

Karachi

 

U.K.-Pakistan Relations

 

U.S.-Pakistan Relations



[1] “Chief of Frontier Constabulary killed in suicide attack,” Dawn, August 4, 2010. Available at http://www.dawn.com/wps/wcm/connect/dawn-content-library/dawn/news/pakistan/metropolitan/03-one-killed-in-saddar-area-of-peshawar-ss-03. “Suicide attack in Peshawar,” Express Tribune, August 4, 2010. Available at http://tribune.com.pk/story/34378/blast-in-peshawar/. “Suicide attack kills top Pak police chief: minister,” AFP, August 4, 2010. Available at http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20100804/wl_sthasia_afp/pakistanunrestnorthwestpolice.
[2] Lehaz Ali, “Anger reaching boiling point as Pakistan flooding worsens,” AFP, August 4, 2010. Available at http://www.ottawacitizen.com/news/Anger+reaching+boiling+point+Pakistan+flooding+worsens/3356371/story.html. Faris Ali, “Devastating Pakistan floods now threaten food crisis,” Reuters, August 4, 2010. Available at http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE66T3RS20100804. “Thousands may starve if food not provided urgently: Iftikhar,” Daily Times, August 4, 2010. Available at http://dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=2010\08\04\story_4-8-2010_pg1_11. “Deadly flooding spreads to country’s heartland,” Daily Times, August 4, 2010. Available at http://dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=2010\08\04\story_4-8-2010_pg1_10. “US flying army helicopters to Pakistan for flood relief,” AFP, August 3, 2010. Available at http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5g6_Jn9tX4f40StjYJGgSFb0cVBcg.
[3] “Extra troops patrol Karachi after violence kills 62,” Dawn, August 4, 2010. Available at http://www.dawn.com/wps/wcm/connect/dawn-content-library/dawn/news/pakistan/metropolitan/12-four+shot+dead+in+karachi+target+killing--bi-02/. Aamir Shafat Khan, “Karachi suffers Rs10bn single-day loss,” Dawn, August 4, 2010. Available at http://www.dawn.com/wps/wcm/connect/dawn-content-library/dawn/the-newspaper/business/19-city-suffers-rs10bn-singleday-loss-480-hh-05.
[5] “Pakistani president arrives in Britain amid terror row,” Dawn, August 3, 2010. Available at http://www.dawn.com/wps/wcm/connect/dawn-content-library/dawn/news/pakistan/pakistani-president-arrives-in-britain-amid-terror-row-jd-02?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+dawn%2Fnews%2Fpakistan+%28DAWN.COM+-+Pakistan+News%29. “Cameron recognises Pakistan’s role in war on terror,” The News, August 4, 2010. Available at http://www.thenews.com.pk/top_story_detail.asp?Id=30490. Katherine Haddon, “Pakistan president under attack over Europe trip,” AFP, August 4, 2010. Available at http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5hWLGFX29cwM9JF3i-6nGfQjHxfKA.
[6] Abdul Zahoor Khan Marwat, “Visas for Americans,” The News, August 4, 2010. Available at http://www.thenews.com.pk/daily_detail.asp?id=254728.
[7] “US Commander calls on COAS,” Frontier Post, August 4, 2010. Available at http://www.thefrontierpost.com/News.aspx?ncat=ts&nid=764&ad=04-08-2010.