The Pakistani High Commissioner to the UK, Mr Wajid Shamsul Hasan, has said the decision to allow Malala to live with her family was made to aid her psychological recovery.
He also confirmed the appointment of Malala's father, Ziauddin Yousufzai, as an education attache for the Paksitani government and suggested that the family would remain in the UK for the next three to five years.
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