Update on Journalist Visa

JOURNALIST VISA TO PAKISTAN

  In order to obtain a short-term journalist visa to Pakistan (only for Islamabad, Lahore and Karachi), the following documents should be submitted to the Press Wing of Pakistan Embassy in Moscow via email presscounsellormoscow@gmail.com or in person at Khlebny lane 21, Moscow (please, schedule your visit +7 495 232 61 88):
  • Visa request letter from the media outlet (with the stamp of the organization); 
  • Profile of the media outlet;
  • Journalist’s CV and his contact details (telephone no., email); 
  • List of equipment (if any); 
  • Links to the journalist’s past reports on Pakistan (if any);
  • Passport size picture; 
  • Passport copy;
  • Purpose of the visit (reporting, documentary, interview, special assignment);
  • Scheduled meetings / visits in Pakistan (places/persons).

The Applicant will be invited for a personal interview with the Press Counsellor. 



AFGHAN TRANSIT / COVERAGE JOURNALIST VISAS

  In order to obtain a transit visa to visit Afghanistan, the following documents should be submitted to the Press Wing of Pakistan Embassy in Moscow via email presscounsellormoscow@gmail.com or in person at Khlebny lane 21, Moscow (please, schedule your visit +7 495 232 61 88):

  • Valid visa to Afghanistan; 
  • Flight Booking; 
  • Duration and Transit dates in Pakistan; 
  • Visa request letter from the media outlet (with the stamp of the organization); 
  • Profile of the media outlet;
  • Journalist’s CV and his contact details (telephone no., email); 
  • List of equipment (if any); 
  • Picture (3x4 cm);
  • Purpose of the visit (reporting, documentary, interview, special assignment);
  • In case of interest to gather news on Afghanistan in Pakistan – information of scheduled meetings in Pakistan / contacts of the persons to be interacted with or interviewed. 
The Applicant will be invited for a personal interview with the Press Counsellor.