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Al Qaeda leaders killed in Pakistan`s US drone attacks

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 13:59

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.

Pakistani Taliban reject call for unconditional ceasefire

Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 15:30

The outlawed Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan has rejected the Nawaz Sharif government’s call for an unconditional ceasefire, a media report said.

Pakistan wants complete halt to US drone attacks

Last Updated: Thursday, February 06, 2014, 19:44

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

Pakistan Parliament hails UN resolution against drone attacks

Last Updated: Friday, December 20, 2013, 19:21

Pakistan`s parliament Friday hailed a resolution adopted by the UN General Assembly against American drone strikes.

Yemen Parliament bans drone attacks: Report

Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 02:12

Yemen`s parliament passed today a law banning drone strikes, a media report said, days after one such attack reportedly hit a wedding motorcade and killed civilians.

Afghanistan-Pakistan drone attacks complicating relations with US: NYT

Last Updated: Saturday, November 30, 2013, 14:13

Recent drone attacks in Pakistan and Afghanistan have again complicated relations with the US, with the strikes by the CIA-operated spy planes highlighting political complications from America`s persistent reliance on the lethal remote-controlled weapons, a media report said.

`US likely to pull out CIA station chief in Pakistan`

Last Updated: Friday, November 29, 2013, 17:15

The US is likely to withdraw the CIA station chief in the Pakistani capital after his cover was blown when Imran Khan`s party named him in a FIR registered over a recent drone strike, according to a media report on Friday.

Pakistani police file FIR in drone attack case

Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 23:15

An FIR filed by Pakistani police over a rare US drone strike outside the tribal belt states all those killed were Afghans, contradicting the government`s assertion that the victims were innocent citizens.

Pakistan closes Afghan border ahead of drones protest

Last Updated: Saturday, November 23, 2013, 15:38

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

Pakistani Taliban say chances of peace talks `below zero`

Last Updated: Saturday, November 09, 2013, 16:21

The Taliban have ruled out talks with the Pakistan government, saying the chances of negotiations after the killing of their leader Hakimullah Mehsud in a US drone strike were "below zero".

US drone attacks violate Pakistan`s sovereignty: PM Sharif

Last Updated: Monday, November 04, 2013, 23:24

The US drone campaign violates the sovereignty of Pakistan, which will not allow its national security policies to be determined by foreign powers, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Monday.

Pakistan Taliban appoint Asmatullah Shaheen as interim chief

Last Updated: Sunday, November 03, 2013, 17:52

The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan have appointed Asmatullah Shaheen as their interim leader after differences emerged among the ranks on a successor to Hakimullah Mehsud.