US Drone attacks

Al Qaeda leaders killed in Pakistan`s US drone attacks

The al Qaeda has said that six of its leaders were killed during US drone attacks in Pakistan`s North Waziristan region, media reported Tuesday.

Jul 22, 2014, 13:59 PM IST

Pakistan wants complete halt to US drone attacks

Pakistan wants a complete halt to US drone attacks instead of a decrease in the frequency of attacks, the foreign office said Thursday.

Feb 06, 2014, 19:44 PM IST

Pakistan closes Afghan border ahead of drones protest

Pakistan Saturday closed its border with Afghanistan ahead of protests against US drone attacks, official sources said.

Nov 23, 2013, 15:38 PM IST

2,227 killed in US drone strikes in Pakistan: Minister

The Pakistani Senate was informed Wednesday that a total of 2,227 people have so far been killed in 317 US drone attacks in the country since 2008.

Oct 30, 2013, 14:32 PM IST

Amnesty International questions US secrecy over drone strikes in Pakistan

The London-based Amnesty International has said that America must be held accountable for the unlawful killings, some of which also amount to `war crimes`.

Oct 22, 2013, 13:45 PM IST

US drone operators face criminal fraud charges

Nearly two dozen current and former members of the Arizona Air National Guard responsible for remotely operating drones to support troops in Iraq and Afghanistan have been indicted on charges including theft and money laundering.

Oct 22, 2013, 11:59 AM IST

Pakistan to protest US drone attacks at UN

Pakistan will lodge a formal protest in the UN General Assembly session next month over the US drone attacks in the country, an official said.

Aug 31, 2013, 13:12 PM IST

Pak Taliban sets up new group to avenge US drone attacks

A new group associated with banned Tehreek-e-TalibanPakistan (TTP) has emerged to take revenge against US drone attacks in Waziristan.

Jul 08, 2013, 16:38 PM IST

Pak to raise issue of drone strikes during Kerry`s visit

Pakistan will raise the issue of US drone attacks in its tribal belt during US Secretary of State John Kerry`s visit to the country later this month, the Foreign Ministry said on Friday.

Jul 05, 2013, 23:37 PM IST

Resolution against drone attacks in Pak Parliament

The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has submitted a resolution against US drone attacks in the National Assembly.

Jun 11, 2013, 11:53 AM IST

US drone strikes inside Pakistan must end: Nawaz Sharif

Nawaz Sharif said he wanted to strengthen his country`s testy ties with the US but insisted that the CIA`s controversial drone attacks must end.

May 13, 2013, 23:01 PM IST

UK High Court block action over US drone attacks in Pakistan

The British High Court rejected a Pakistani man`s bid to force the UK government to reveal if it is providing intelligence to the CIA for its covert drone strikes against al-Qaeda terrorists in Pakistan.

Dec 21, 2012, 18:17 PM IST

Imran seeks UN help to stop drone attacks in Pak

Imran Khan said UN will be requested to intervene for stopping US drone attacks in tribal areas of Pakistan.

Oct 10, 2012, 12:50 PM IST

US drone attacks in Pak insane, immoral: Imran

American drone strikes targeting al Qaeda and Taliban elements in Pakistan`s lawless tribal belt are "insane" and "immoral", says Imran Khan.

Jul 21, 2012, 15:54 PM IST

Drone attacks will continue in Pakistan: US

Pakistan lodged the protest soon after a drone attack killed al Qaeda`s second-in-command Abu Yahya al-Libi along with 15 other militants.

Jun 06, 2012, 22:55 PM IST

Pakistan: 11 militants killed in US drone attacks

US spy planes carried out two strikes in the lawless North Waziristan tribal region of Pakistan on Monday.

May 29, 2012, 00:23 AM IST

Pakistan condemns US drone attacks

Pakistan closed the NATO supply routes in November, when 24 of its soldiers were killed in an air strike carried out by US forces in Afghanistan.

May 24, 2012, 20:17 PM IST

‘US drone attacks in Pakistan counter-productive`

US drone attacks in Pakistan`s tribal
areas are counter-productive as they violate the country`s
sovereignty and result in civilian casualties.

Apr 05, 2012, 10:47 AM IST

Pak: 8 suspected militants killed in drone attacks

US stepped up its campaign targeting militants in Pakistan`s restive northwestern tribal region as missiles from CIA-operated drones killed eight suspected insurgents.

Mar 16, 2012, 00:26 AM IST

US drones regularly target terrorist in Pak: Obama

This is for the first time that the US has publicly acknowledged the drone attacks inside Pakistan.

Jan 31, 2012, 12:08 PM IST