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US drone attacks in Pakistan: UN backs probe into civilian casualties | AFP via The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: The UN human rights chief on Thursday called for a UN investigation into US drone strikes in Pakistan, questioning their legality and saying they kill innocent civilians.

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay made the remarks at the end of a four-day visit to the country, where US drone strikes have on average targeted militants once every four days under US President Barack Obama.

For more on this story, visit: US drone attacks in Pakistan: UN backs probe into civilian casualties – The Express Tribune.

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