Security Council strongly condemns deadly bombings in Pakistan

Strongly condemning last Thursday’s attacks on the convoy of former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto in Karachi, the Security Council today said those behind the “reprehensible act of terrorism” must be brought to justice.

Ban Ki-moon voices shock at deadly bomb attack targeting ex-leader of Pakistan

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today expressed his shock at learning of an attack on the convoy of former Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto in which two roadside bombs in the southern city of Karachi have killed more than 100 people and injured many more.

Recovery effort in quake-hit parts of Pakistan can serve as model – UN-HABITAT

Two years a devastating earthquake in Pakistan Administered Kashmir, UN-HABITAT said the reconstruction effort, which has included the rebuilding of more than 150,000 houses in a manner that makes them more resilient to future shocks, can serve as a model for other response efforts.