Pakistan protests US drone attack in upper Kurram agency

Pakistan protests US drone attack in upper Kurram agency

ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office has strongly protested the drone attack carried out by the United States on a house in Ghoz Ghari , Upper Kurram Agency on Thursday.

No human loss was reported till the filing of this report. Sources said that three missiles were fired in the drone attack.

Sources said that a done attack was carried out in the area sometime back. The security forces had launched an operation in the area and seized a huge quantity of weapons. Later, the area was declared clear.

Foreign Office spokesman Dr Muhammad Faisal strongly condemned the attack. “There is a clear chasm between the thinking of the US and Pakistan and we are trying to reduce it,” he said.

He said that they had received a reply to the Pakistan offer allowing Kulbhushan Jhadv’s wife to meet him.

The spokesman expressed his concern over Indian testing of a cruise missile and termed it a threat to regional peace and stability.



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