Demo held against drone attacks outside Pak embassy in US

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A demonstration against drone attacks was held outside Pakistan embassy in Washington.

According to media reports, Activists from CODEPINK, a Peace and Justice organization, and students of George Mason University staged a demonstration against drone attacks in front of Pakistan embassy in Washington.

Dozens of Pakistanis and US citizens participated in the protest.

The demonstrators also held meeting with Pakistan ambassador to US, Sherry Rehman and demanded that government of Pakistan should raise the drone attacks issue with US.

Speaking on the occasion, ambassador Sherry Rehman said that drone attacks are actually growing militancy in the region.