“Anti-Drone Protesters Set off on Historical March in Pakistan, Despite Threats” @ Common Dreams
Posted on October 9, 2012
October 9, 2012: “Anti-drone peace protesters from the United States, Pakistan and around the world set off from Pakistan’s Islamabad on Saturday, at the start of a two day march heading into South Waziristan, a region in Pakistan heavily bombarded with US drones.
The march, organized by former cricket star-turned-politician Imran Khan, formed a long vehicle convoy, including hundreds of Pakistanis and dozens of US activists represented by the anti-war group CODEPINK.
The group plans to march to the edge of Pakistan’s tribal belt on Saturday and then head to the village of Kotkai in South Waziristan to hold a demonstration on Sunday……………………”
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