UN to Move out Foreign Staff in Pakistan

Due to security concerns, the United Nations is relocating about one-quarter of its international staff or 60 employees out of Pakistan for at least six months. The move, the

reports, will be re-appraised in three months. Twelve U.N. employees were killed in 2009 following the escalation of militant attacks in northwestern Pakistan.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.