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Pakistan, India, Afghanistan - Earthquake: OCHA Situation Report No. 3

The Government of Pakistan welcomes international assistance.
This situation report is based on information received from Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Pakistan.

International Assistance

1. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Pakistan stated that in addition to rescue teams, the Government of Pakistan would also welcome relief assistance, namely tents, blankets, food and medicines.

2. This request was sent to all the diplomatic missions in Islamabad. Kindly coordinate with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for further necessary action. For more information, the duty officer number in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad is 0092-51-9207691.

3. The UNDAC team has departed and is expected to arrive tomorrow morning in Islamabad.

OCHA will revert with further information as it becomes available. This situation report, together with further information on ongoing emergencies, is also available on the OCHA Internet Website at

Tel.: +41-22-917 12 34
Fax: +41-22-917 00 23

In case of emergency only: Tel. +41-22-917 20 10

Desk Officers: Ms. Merete Johansson, Direct Tel. +41-22-917 1694
Ms. Masayo Kondo, Direct Tel. +41-22-917 1997
Mr. Masaaki Nakagawa, Direct Tel. +41-22-917 4034

Press contact: (GVA)Ms. Elizabeth Byrs, direct Tel. +41-22-917 2653 - (N.Y.) Ms. Stephanie Bunker, direct Tel. + 1-917 367 5126


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