Pakistan Ambassador to Speak in November

Madison, NJ -- October 11, 2005 –His Excellency Ambassador Jehangir Karamat, Ambassador to the United States from the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, will speak on the topic, “Pakistan and Its Role in the War on Terror” on Wednesday, November 9 at 6:30 p.m. His lecture will be presented in Lenfell Hall, The Mansion, on the College at Florham Campus of Fairleigh Dickinson University in Madison, N.J.

Ambassador Karamat assumed his current post in November, 2004. Previously he served as Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff and Chief of Army Staff. His senior level assignments included serving in the roles of Director General Military Operations, Chief of General Staff, Colonel Commandment and Colonel in Chief for the Pakistan Armoured Corps. He also commanded troops in Saudi Arabia.

Ambassador Karamat was part of the United Nations’ study on Afghanistan and Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Islamabad Policy Research Institute. He is a graduate of the National Defense College, the Command and Staff College, and the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. He also holds a Master’s Degree in International Relations.

This lecture is part of Fairleigh Dickinson University’s United Nations Lecture Series, presented by the Ambassador’s Club at the United Nations and FDU. The discussion, followed by an audience question-and-answer period, will begin at 6:30 p.m. Light refreshments will be served at 6 p.m. This lecture is free, open to the public. No reservations are necessary.

For additional information, e-mail or call 201-692-7360.

College at Florham

Lillian Lukac

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