In a rare incident, a drone fired missiles in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa's (K-P) Hangu area, killing eight people. Previously, the strikes were limited to the country's tribal areas.
As US expanded its drone campaign in Pakistan, people reacted against it on Twitter:
When will Pak govt realise US has declared war on Pak with drone attacks? Now expanding this war to KP.R govt & mly sleeping or complicit?— Shireen Mazari (@ShireenMazari1) November 21, 2013
If we host pepole like OBL,Al Zawehri,S.Haqqani options r B-52 or Drone n drones much better,another chilling reminder to chnge our policy— Ch Fawad Hussain (@fawadchaudhry) November 21, 2013
Hangu Drone Strike in KP is a further escalation into Pak territory. Week kneed leadership will enslave us.We beggars cant stand up Shameful— Dr. Arif Alvi (@ArifAlvi) November 21, 2013
This morning's drone strike in Hangu is not exactly a love letter from the US to the Nawaz Sharif government.— Bina Shah (@BinaShah) November 21, 2013