Pakistan

Annan welcomes Pakistan’s ‘determined law enforcement action’

Secretary-General Kofi Annan today welcomed the determined law enforcement action taken by the Pakistani authorities, calling such measures “an important step towards easing tensions in the region.”

Annan calls on India and Pakistan to resolve differences through dialogue

Secretary-General Kofi Annan has urged the leaders of India and Pakistan to avoid escalating actions and further statements that could aggravate the situation between both countries.

Annan condemns Sunday's murder of worshippers in eastern Pakistan

Deploring the recent murder of a group of churchgoers in Pakistan, Secretary-General Kofi Annan today urged the Islamabad authorities to prosecute the killers and to protect people of all religions in the country.

UN relief agencies pitch in to help Pakistan flood areas

United Nations relief agencies have donated food and other supplies to two provinces in Pakistan hit recently by devastating floods, the UN Information Centre in the country said today.

Annan encourages India, Pakistan to keep up dialogue to resolve differences

United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan today encouraged the leaders of India and Pakistan to look at their recent talks as the first step in a process towards resolving their differences in the interest of both nations and the entire South Asian region.

Annan welcomes moves by India and Pakistan towards possible summit

United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan today hailed moves by India and Pakistan that could lead to a summit meeting between the two South Asian countries.

At UN centre, Pakistani students donate funds to help Afghan child mine victims

Dozens of Pakistani students in Islamabad today donated funds to be channelled through the United Nations for Afghan children who have been victimized by landmines.