Pakistan condemns US drone strike in North Waziristan

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Friday condemned a US drone strike in the Lawara Mandi area of North Waziristan Agency on August 6 that resulted in casualties.

“We condemn such strikes which are in disregard of our territorial sovereignty and international law,” a Foreign Office statement said.

“These events also generate distrust among the local populace. We reiterate our call for cessation of such strikes,” the statement said.