October 26, 2013

Never approved drone strikes, Pakistan tells UN

UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan told a UN committee on Friday that drone strikes resulting in civilian casualties violate international law, and that Islamabad did not approve such attacks on its territory.

“It is not justifiable to launch strikes in the context of non-international armed conflict in Pakistan-Afghanistan border area,”.. Read more.

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