Stop Drone attacks, says Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani

Thursday, July 23, 2009 Leave a Comment

Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani on Thursday again made it clear to United States to stop drone attacks and respect Pakistan’s sovereignty thick and thin.

Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani expressed these views during his important meeting with US ambassador Anne W Paterson.

Sources say that host of issues came under discussion including drone attacks, war against terrorism and other matters of bilateral interest.

During the meeting, PM again raised the issue of drone attacks with US underlining it must be stopped as people living in Tribal Areas are in a state of apprehension and sheer concern.

He stressed on US to fulfill promises regarding economic development.

On the other hand, US Ambassador assured PM that maximum cooperation will be extended and US will keep on supporting Pakistan in crunch circumstances especially after Malakand Operation.