Washington, United States of America
INDIAN HOME MINISTER AND POWELL SPEAK TO THE MEDIA.
Indian Home Minister Lal Krishna Advani (L) watches as U.S. Secretary
of State Colin Powell speaks to the media following their meeting at
the State Department January 9, 2002. The United States, anxious to
defuse a military standoff between India and Pakistan, is urging Advani
to match peace gestures from Pakistan as the two sides trade fire in
tense Kashmir. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque