We in Pakistan have followed with great admiration and interest the voyage of Apollo-16. Please accept, Mr. President, and convey to the American people our felicitations on the successful completion of this remarkable mission which is yet another landmark in the realization of man’s burning desire to know more of the universe in which we live. I would also request you to please convey our congratulations and most hearty welcome back to the astronauts of Apollo-16. By their courage and endurance, they have added a new chapter to the odyssey in space. We join with you in applauding the scientists and technicians of you great country who have made this accomplishment possible by their devoted efforts.