US' travel advisory warns nationals against traveling in Pak.Byline: ANI
Lahore Lahore (ləhôr`), city (1998 pop. 5,063,499), capital of Punjab prov., E central Pakistan, on the Ravi River. It is the second largest city of Pakistan. , Nov 23 (ANI): The US has advised its nationals against unnecessary travel to Pakistan Pakistan (păk`ĭstăn', päkĭstän`), officially Islamic Republic of Pakistan, republic (2005 est. pop. 162,420,000), 310,403 sq mi (803,944 sq km), S Asia. , reported a TV channel in Pakistan.
In a travel advisory issued by the US State Department, the US has also advised its officials in Pakistan to avoid unnecessary stay in hotels in Islamabad Islamabad (ĭs'ləməbäd`, ĭslăm`–), city (1998 pop. 524,500), capital of Pakistan, NE Pakistan, just NE of Rawalpindi, the former interim capital. , Karachi, Lahore and Peshawar, the Daily Times quoted the TV report as saying.
The travel advisory further said that the US and western citizens could be attacked by Al Qaeda and Taliban in Pakistan, especially along the country's western borders. (ANI)
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