U.S. Consul General Tribble and Pakistan’s Honorary Consul Dr. Poetis achieve another success for the benefit of the action ‘Pakistan needs us now!’ The Honorary Consul of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan reported: Munich, November 16, 2010 who presented Pakistan evening became home of the German-American gentlemen’s Club and its President Dr. Peter Ruckert in America by the presentation of a cheque of 25.000,-crowned. The donation of the Lions Club Munich Angel of peace for the benefit of the action Pakistan needs us now!”was passed by the President Mr Udo Hennemann.
The event was marked by intense discussions about the future of Pakistan, what was not least due to the high-profile cast of the audience. The visitors of the donations evening included amongst the major general Gert Wessels, Commander of the military district IV, South Germany and the Imam of the Afghan community in Munich, Sidigullah Fadai. U.S. Consul General Conrad Tribble reported about the tension between Afghanistan and Pakistan from an American perspective, as well as the date of further strategic plans in the United States for the region. “The diplomat gave here glimpse of the future: until 2014 the troops may pull out Afghanistan, where the precise timetable based on the future development on the ground.” Now, the fundraiser Pakistan needs us! “the Pakistani Honorary Consul Dr. Poetis in Munchen Pullach and the Lions Club Munich-Solln initiated by and has already provided over 200.000,-for the victims of the flood disaster within 12 weeks. The money used for the reconstruction of the destroyed infrastructure and in particular the lodging of Pakistani families. The parties are already in intensive planning of the project. “Dr. Poetis stressed the urgent need and the potential of a sustainable reconstruction in the geo-strategically important country: not only Pakistan now needs us, we need Pakistan now and in the future.