Two suspected terrorists killed by drone strike in Hangu
PESHAWAR: A US drone strike killed at least two suspected terrorists in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa’s Hangu district, security sources told ARY News on Tuesday.
Sources say that one of the terrorists is a top militant commander and died in an overnight strike in the Speen Tal area of the Hangu district.
Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan condemned the US strike and said that it violates Pakistan’s sovereignty with impunity and is also against all international laws.
US drone strike on Hangu in KP violates Pak’s sovereignty with impunity & ag all int laws incl int humanitarian laws. Did GoP give consent?
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) June 13, 2017
Imran Khan also asked if government of Pakistan has consented to such strikes.
So far, government or military sources have not confirmed the airstrike and the subsequent killing of militants.