Pakistan Protests Drone Strikes

The Pakistan government has lodged a formal complaint following the killing Friday of nine people by a United States drone strike in the country’s North Waziristan province.

Summoning US charge d’affaires Richard Hoagland to the foreign ministry on Saturday to lodge a formal protest, ministry spokesman Aizaz Chaudhry declared, “It was conveyed to the US charge d’affaires that Pakistan strongly condemns the drone strikes, which are a violation of Pakistan’s sovereignty and territorial integrity,” adding that “the importance of bringing an immediate end to drone strikes was emphasized.”…

I don’t understand why Pakistan doesn’t just shoot down the drones that are killing its people.

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