Interior Minister Rehman Malik in view of rising incidents of Karachi target killings and law and order situation in the country has decided to cancel his US trip. According to official sources, Interior Minister Rehman Malik was scheduled to leave with the Pakistani delegation to US to attend the strategic dialogue being held from October 20 till Oct 22. However in view of rising incidents of target killing in Karachi President Asif Ali Zardari has directed Interior Minister to stay in the country and issued directives to bring the law and order situation under control. After which the minister has cancelled his visit and left for Karachi.