US embassy in Pak resume work shutdown

April 13th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI  

Islamabad, Apr.13 (ANI): The US embassy in Pakistan has decided to resume consular work from Monday (today) after suspending its operations last Friday in the wake of a terror threat.

“The US embassy’s consular section will reopen to the public today,” The Daily Times quoted the embassy, as saying.

The embassy would carry out its work according to its scheduled routine.However, any changes would be duly notified, embassy spokesman Lou Fintor said.

The US embassy has also issued a notice to all American citizens present in the country to take appropriate precautions to ensure their own safety.

“Maintain a good situational awareness, avoid crowds and demonstrations and keep a low profile,” the notice said.

“They should ensure that their travel documents and visas are valid at all times,” it added. (ANI)

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