PAKISTAN DOCTOR

  • Stethoscopes & AK-47s: Pakistan doctors live with daily threats by Taliban March 25, 2015

    Peshawar: When Pakistani doctor Mehmood Jafri gets ready for work in the morning, the first thing he does is put his AK-47 in the car. Then, after briefing the armed guards at his home, he sets off for the hospital where he works in the troubled northwestern city of Peshawar...
  • Pak asks US not to 'lionise' doctor who helped find Osama July 10, 2012

    Washington: Pakistan has asked the US not to "lionise" the doctor who helped in tracking down Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad as he had no knowledge about his mission to aid the American spy agency in hunt for the elusive alQeada chief. "(Shakeel) Afridi was, number one, he had no...
  • Osama case: Pakistan doctor being made a scapegoat? May 29, 2012

    The brother of the Pakistani doctor who has been jailed for helping the US trace Osama Bin Laden, claims he is being made a scapegoat and now wants Pakistan's apex court to intervene. ...