Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan with Gandhi at Edwardes College Peshawar, 1938
Nawab Akbar Bugti with Quaid-e-Azam. At Quetta.
Che Guevara with President Ayub Khan at Karachi, 1959. Photo taken in 1959 at VIP Lounge of Karachi Airport. Some journalists are of the view that though Che Guevara visited Pakistan in 1959 but this photo was taken during his 2nd visit in 1965. I am of the opinion that it was taken in 1959 because Manzur Qadir who was Pakistan’s Foreign Minister from 1958 to 1962 is also present in the photo (on extreme right).
President Ayub Khan and Indian prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru in Karachi on September 19, 1960. This photo was taken after Nehru’s arrival in Karachi to sign the Indus Waters Treaty. They met for a summit on September 21 at Murree.
President Ayub Khan Patting American President on Cheek, December 1965. Take a look at this rare photo below. What rapport and camaraderie did our leadership enjoy at one point with that of the U.S.!! Here, President Ayub Khan is patting the U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson in White House, Washington in December 1965.
Prime Minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto with Heads of State at Friday prayer at Lahore on February 22, 1974. 2nd summit of OIC (Organisation of Islamic Cooperation) was held in Lahore between 22–24 February 1974. This photo shows Prime Minister Zulkikar Ali Bhutto with Heads of State of Muslim countries at Friday prayer at Badshahi Mosque Lahore on February 22, 1974. Libyan leader Muammar QADDAFI and King Faisal of Saudi Arabia are also visible in the picture.
Pope John Paul II in Karachi, 1981. Pope John Paul II is greeted by President Zia-ul-Haq in Karachi 16 February 1981. This was Pope’s first ever visit of Pakistan.
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