• Thursday, September 21, 2023


Pakistan army chief lashes out at US over drone strikes

General Qamar Javed Bajwa.

By: Sarwar Alam

Pakistan army chief general Qamar Javed Bajwa has criticised the CIA’s drone strikes on a militant hideout in the northwest Orakzai Agency, saying such “unilateral” actions by the US were “counterproductive”. “Pakistan Army is capable of taking effective measure if actionable intelligence is shared,” he said during his visit to the Peshawar Corps Headquarters yesterday. “Unilateral actions like drone strike…. etc are counterproductive and against (the) spirit of (the) ongoing cooperation and intelligence sharing being diligently undertaken by Pakistan,” army’s media wing the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) quoted Bajwa as saying. On Tuesday, a US drone fired two missiles at…

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