2001 in Pakistan

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2001
in
Pakistan
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See also: Other events of 2001
List of years in Pakistan

Events[edit]

May[edit]

  • 23 May - India invites president Musharraf to peace talks.[1]
  • 28 May - Musharraf formally accepts the invitation.[1]

July[edit]

President Musharraf meets Indian PM Vajpayee in Agra for a three day summit; the talks fail.[1]

September[edit]

  • The September 11 attacks in America result in Pakistan agreeing to cooperate with the campaign against Al Qaeda.[2]

August[edit]

November[edit]

  • Anthrax-infected letters, the first in Asia, are sent to the Karachi office of the Jang newspaper; there are no casualties.[4]

December[edit]

  • India blames an attack on its parliament on Pakistan, leading to a massive build-up of troops on both sides of the border and rising tension between the two nations.[2]

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]