Drone strikes

Use drones against LeT: Armitage to Obama admn

Armitage said that dismantling the LeT network is crucial for the regional peace as well.

Nov 13, 2010, 13:53 PM IST

14 militants killed in US drone attacks in Pak

In a major strike, US drones attack a suspected Al Qaeda hideout in N Waziristan.

Jun 19, 2010, 15:21 PM IST

US lawmakers informed about drone strikes in Pak: Gates

A top UN official has asked US to stop drone attacks on militants inside Pak.

Jun 06, 2010, 13:38 PM IST

US justifies drone strikes for first time

The US government for the first time has offered a legal justification of its drone strikes against al Qaeda and Taliban militants, citing the right to "self-defence" under international law.

Mar 27, 2010, 16:20 PM IST

`Pak would not allow expansion of US drone strikes`

In what may further deepen the divide between Islamabad and Washington, Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has clarified that his government would neither allow America to expand drone attacks.

Dec 23, 2009, 13:06 PM IST

May expand strikes inside Pak on actionable intel: Obama

Noting that it is terrorism that poses threat to Pakistan and not India, US President Barack Obama on Sunday said that his administration would not hesitate from striking inside Pakistan if it had actionable intelligence against top al Qaeda and Taliban leaders.

Dec 14, 2009, 14:25 PM IST

Mehsud`s wife killed in US drone attack

The wife of Pakistani Taliban chief Baitullah Mehsud was killed in a suspected US drone strike.

Aug 05, 2009, 13:56 PM IST