For decades, the consulate functioned as a de facto embassy to the Palestinians
ISTANBUL: Turkish prosecutors are seeking a life sentence for a local employee of the US consulate in Istanbul accused of attempting to overthrow the government and espionage. A 78-page indictment on Sunday against Turkish national Metin Topuz, jailed since October 2017, said he was in “very intense contact” with police officers who led a 2013 anti-corruption investigation that implicated top government officials. The Turkish government accused US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen for attempting a “judicial coup” with that…
KARACHI: A motorcyclist on Monday got wounded after being hit by a vehicle of the United States consulate in Karachi, ARY News reported. A female official of the US consulate was driving the car when this accident took place in front of PIDC building. People surrounded the car which was later brought to a police station for investigation and the foreign woman travelled back to the consulate in another vehicle. DIG South Javed Odho said the injured bike rider has been identified as a Pakistan Navy employee, who was…
WASHINGTON: At least two local employees of the US consulate in the Pakistani city of Peshawar have been killed in an explosion while out on an anti-narcotics mission, US Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday.
KARACHI: American ambassador David Hale spoke at the U.S. Consulate General Karachi's annual Presidents' Day reception.
KARACHI: The Home Department of Sindh has issued a threat alert indicating a terrorists’ plan of attacking sensitive installations including foreign embassies.
Apparently, touring the streets of Karachi in a rickshaw is a 'dream come true' for officials of the US Consulate in Karachi.