- a city in N Pakistan: former provisional capital.
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Examples from the Web for rawalpindi
One of the two brothers would travel as far as Peshawar or even Rawalpindi to use a pay phone.Bin Laden’s Life on the Run, Witnessed by Al Qaeda Child Bride
July 10, 2013
KSM, for example, was caught in Rawalpindi in 2003 and Zubaydah was caught a year earlier in Faisalabad.Bin Laden May Have Moved Freely Through Pakistan
April 1, 2012
A comfortable home in a military cantonment in the city of Rawalpindi.Osama bin Laden's Pakistan Haven
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May 2, 2011
A gutsy attack and hostage-taking at the general headquarters of the Pakistan Army in Rawalpindi brought us new boogeymen.Terrified Whispers in Pakistan
October 22, 2009
By the Kashmir route Gilgit is 400 m. from the rail-head at Rawalpindi.
The railway to Rawalpindi, and a driving road thence to Srinagar make the valley easy of access.
- an ancient city in N Pakistan: interim capital of Pakistan (1959–67) during the building of Islamabad. Pop: 1 794 000 (2005 est)
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