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Pak drone victim disappears

Pakistani drone attack victim, who was due to travel to Europe this week to give evidence to parliamentarians, has gone missing after he was picked up by unknown persons from his house in Rawalpindi.

Feb 10, 2014, 22:41 PM IST

McCain fury over `secret` Congress move on drones

A political row erupted after a media reported that US lawmakers secretly inserted language into a huge spending bill that blocks major changes to the nation`s controversial drone programme.

Jan 17, 2014, 05:11 AM IST

US drone kills 4 militants in Pakistan`s tribal belt

A US drone targeted a house in Pakistan`s restive North Waziristan tribal region, killing four militants, including foreign fighters, officials said on Thursday.

Dec 26, 2013, 19:57 PM IST

Pak conveys to US its `deep concerns` over drone strike

Pakistan on Friday said it has conveyed to the US its "deep concerns" over a rare drone strike outside the country`s tribal areas that killed at least six persons and demanded the halting of such attacks.

Nov 22, 2013, 23:01 PM IST

Pakistan to raise US drone strikes issue at UN

Pakistan is preparing to raise issue of US drone attacks at United Nations, after recommendation of the resolution adopted in the All-Parties Conference (APC) hosted by the government.

Sep 13, 2013, 20:57 PM IST

Al Qaeda man among 4 killed in US drone strike

At least four persons, including an alleged Al Qaeda militant, were killed when a US drone struck in the lawless North Waziristan region after a lull in the CIA`s spy plane campaign in Pakistan.

Aug 31, 2013, 15:26 PM IST

US drone kills two in Pak, first hit in Ramadan

At least two persons were killed on Sunday when a US drone targeted a suspected militant`s compound in tribal region close to Afghan border in northwest Pakistan, the first strike in the month of Ramadan.

Jul 14, 2013, 20:38 PM IST

Pak warns US drone strikes could lead to `stand-off`

After US drone strike killed 18 suspected militants, Pakistan warned America that continuation of attacks by CIA-operated spy planes in tribal areas could lead to direct stand-off between 2 nations.

Jul 04, 2013, 19:19 PM IST

Pakistan protests US drone strikes after 18 killed

Pakistan demanded an immediate end to the US drone strikes Wednesday while lodging its protest against the Tuesday strikes in the mountanious region of North Waziristan agency that killed 18 people, Geo News reported.

Jul 03, 2013, 10:30 AM IST

Pakistan condemns drone attack in North Waziristan

Pakistan strongly condemned the US drone attack in North Waziristan tribal region which killed four people a day ago, while urging Washington to "stop such attacks based on mutual respect and established international norms".

Apr 15, 2013, 23:48 PM IST

Two killed in Pakistan drone attack

At least two suspected Islamist militants were killed Sunday in a drone attack in Pakistan`s northwest tribal region, a media report said.

Mar 10, 2013, 15:23 PM IST

Pak Taliban chief`s cousin killed in US drone attack

Wali Muhammad alias Toofan Mehsud was believed to be killed in the attack in South Waziristan Sunday, Xinhua reported citing local media.

Jan 07, 2013, 11:18 AM IST

Need alternate way to eliminate terrorists: Pak PM

Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf expressed Pakistan`s opposition to the campaign by the CIA-operated spy planes and said the two sides should find "alternative ways to eliminate terrorists".

Dec 06, 2012, 16:30 PM IST

US drone strikes kills five militants in Pakistan

CIA-operated spy planes fired four missiles at the compound in Hurmuz village.

Oct 10, 2012, 10:29 AM IST

‘UK helping US locate drone attack targets in Pak’

There is "pretty compelling" evidence that the UK Government Communications Headquarters is passing information to the US to help it locate targets for drone attacks in Pakistan.

Sep 19, 2012, 15:43 PM IST

4 militants killed in US drone attack in Pakistan

A US drone targeted a house in the restive North Waziristan tribal area of Pakistan on Tuesday.

Jun 26, 2012, 23:53 PM IST

US lawmaker demands accountability in drone attack

The letter, endorsed by Amnesty International, has already been signed by nine members of Congress.

Jun 01, 2012, 00:16 AM IST

US drones break lull in Pakistan, 3 killed

The CIA-operated spy plane fired two missiles at the compound in Miranshah, the main town in North Waziristan.

Apr 30, 2012, 00:06 AM IST

Pak: Four militants killed in US drone attack

US drones carried out two strikes in North and South Waziristan yesterday.

Oct 14, 2011, 22:59 PM IST

US drone attack kills four in Pakistan

A US drone targeted a vehicle
in Pakistan`s restive North Waziristan tribal region on Wednesday,
killing four suspected militants.

Aug 03, 2011, 09:43 AM IST