ISLAMABAD - Pakistan on Monday condemned the drone attack resulting in a number of casualties in North Waziristan Agency on May 16th and termed the attack as a "clear violation of Pakistan 's sovereignty and territorial integrity."
In a statement, a spokesperson of the Foreign Office said such strikes are a clear violation of Pakistan 's sovereignty and territorial integrity.
He said that these generate distrust among the local populace at a time when
Operation Zarb-e-Azab is moving ahead decisively and the focus of the govt is shifting towards rehabilitation of the civilian population.
The spokesman reiterated the call for a cessation of such strikes.