ISLAMABAD: British Foreign Office Minister Alistair Burt has condoled with Pakistan over soldiers’ death in a NATO attack and expressed solidarity with the people of Pakistan. The British minister received High Commissioner Wajid Shamsul Hasan, who met him to make a demarche on behalf of the Pakistan government in the wake of Nato’s unprovoked air attack inside Pakistan’s territory, killing 24 soldiers and injuring others, said a press release received on Wednesday from London. The High commissioner registered Pakistan government’s deep concern over the blatant violation of his country’s sovereignty.
Published in The Express Tribune, December 1st, 2011.
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