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US drone strikes


Killing of Pakistan Taliban chief 'significant': Pakistan PM Nasir-ul-Mulk

June 16, 2018 3:39 pm

A US official said the US believes that it is likely the strike killed Fazlullah, but efforts are ongoing to confirm his death. The official spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss preliminary information.

Pak army chief: US drone strikes regrettable and must stop

June 01, 2016 5:55 pm

Pakistan's army chief General Raheel Sharif, addressing a joint session of Parliament said that the security situation in Karachi and Balochistan province was improving.

Progress made against al-Qaeda will reduce drone strikes: US

February 06, 2014 10:53 am

For the first time in two years, the month of January saw no US drone strikes in Pakistan.

Pak PM Nawaz Sharif makes another bid for peace talks with Taliban

January 29, 2014 6:02 pm

Sharif has long supported talks as the best way to end the years of fighting with the Pakistani Taliban militants in the country.

Petition filed against Sharif for failing to end drone strikes

November 26, 2013 2:57 pm

The High Court had passed an order in May declaring drone strikes a "war crime".

Imran Khan's supporters search for NATO supply trucks

November 24, 2013 7:36 pm

The protest came a day after Imran called on his supporters to stop NATO supplies.

Pakistan militants kidnap 11 polio campaign workers

November 24, 2013 5:29 am

Militants kidnapped 11 Pakistani teachers involved in a polio vaccination campaign for school children on Saturday.

Plan for US drone strikes was hatched in Germany: report

November 17, 2013 12:43 am

Middle East and Africa are organised from Stuttgart and from the US military base in Ramstein.

US drone attacks violate Pakistan's sovereignty: PM Sharif

November 04, 2013 6:06 pm

Pak Interior Minister blamed US for deliberately sabotaging proposed peace talks with Taliban.

Diplomatic cables reveal Pak approval of drone attacks carried out by US

October 24, 2013 5:29 pm

That,despite lengthy denunciations by the Pak govt of CIA-operated attacks.