HONOLULU (April 11, 2011) — Participants in the East-West Center’s inaugural Pakistan-U.S. Journalists Exchange began their fellowship in Honolulu last week with lively discussions on the complex U.S.-Pakistan relationship and issues facing the media in both countries.
Over the weekend, the Pakistani participants left for their tour to Washington, D.C., New York City, and Columbia, Missouri, while the Americans departed for Islamabad and Lahore, Pakistan.
Journalists from the program will meet again in Honolulu to discuss their travel findings, and will be participating in a public panel discussion on U.S. engagement in Pakistan on April 21. Continue Reading »