ISLAMABAD:  Ambassador of the United States (US) in Islamabad, Richard G. Olson has extended his deepest sympathies to the people of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) and Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) who have been affected by recent flash floods, including the nearly 300,000 people currently displaced from their homes. 

In a statement issued from US Embassy today, Richard Olson said, “Our thoughts are with all those affected, and we applaud the efforts of those who are working to bring relief to those in need.” 

He said that the United States stands ready to offer assistance to the people of Pakistan in this time of need.