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Incoming Pakistani Prime Minister Condemns US Drone Strike

Pakistan's incoming Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif, has condemned a suspected US drone strike which killed the Taliban's second-in-command.

Waliur Rehman reportedly died when a missile hit a house in the North Waziristan tribal region on Wednesday.

Mr Sharif, whose Pakistan Muslim League-N won this month's parliamentary election, expressed "serious concern and deep disappointment" at the strike.

Earlier, US Secretary of State John Kerry defended US drone attacks.

Source: BBC. Read full article. (link)

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  • Aresen||

    Tell me again how there is no blowback from drone strikes.

    Even the "successful" ones that kill the intended target.