Islamabad: There has been an escalation of violence in Karachi which is affecting most parts of the city including the areas around the main road to the airport.
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In the past week the number of people killed in political and sectarian clashes has increased and this has included a number of innocent bystanders.
It is likely that this violence will continue or increase further in the coming days. You should be particular vigilant at this time, keep a low profile, minimise movement around the city and avoid large gatherings or crowds.
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Head of Press and Public Affairs
British High Commission
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