US hands over Bomb Protection Suits, Medical Equipment to Pakistan
The donations were provided under State Department's Anti-terrorism Assistant program.
US Embassy has officially handed over Bomb Protection Suits, Medical Equipment to Pakistani Law Enforcement agencies.
High-ranking Pakistani police and emergency response officials received state of the art bomb protection suits, bomb disposals kits and emergency medical supplies in a ceremony at Police Lines Headquarter in Islamabad today.
The donations were provided under State Department's Anti-Terrorism Assistance program.
The ATA has been partnering with Pakistani law enforcement agencies at provincial and federal level since 2003.
The equipment received under ATA will be used by the provincial police forces of Balochistan, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and Punjab.
In addition, Rescue 1122 received medical equipment, including "jaws of life" and first responders' medical kits to be used during natural disasters and other emergencies.