UNHCR News Story: Flood of displaced civilians in Pakistan surpasses 1.45 million

UNHCR News Story: Flood of displaced civilians in Pakistan surpasses 1.45 million

Girls, men and boys queue up for cooked food in Jalala camp. All IDPs in the camps are Pashtuns and have fled their villages in the Swat Valley, Lower Dir and Buner ditricts. As of May 19, 1.4 million people have been displaced from those areas following fighting between governmental troops and Talibans. UNHCR / H. Caux / Mardan district, …

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Road from Hazro to Ghazi (through the village of Shinka) in District Attock, Pakistan - January 2011

Road from Hazro to Ghazi (through the village of Shinka) in District Attock, Pakistan – January 2011

This interestingly written article on the topic of District Attock. This road was built by the British in the 1930’s ad it has lasted! It is quite a scenic road which takes you to the Himalayan foothills. Facts about District Attock en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shinka Shinka is a small village near Jalalia village in Hazro Tehsil, Attock District, Punjab province of Pakistan. Its neighbouring …

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