Sunday, November 27, 2011

Pakistan buries soldiers killed by NATO

Full Story: BBC Asia 27 Nov

Pakistan Sunday buried soldiers killed as a result of air attack on a Pakistani check post by NATO attack helicopters early Saturday.
Burial rituals of the victim of "tragic unintended  incident by NATO" (Photo: AFP)
Army chief General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani led mourners in funeral prayers at military headquarters in the north-western city of Peshawar.

Although, NATO has apologised, calling it a "tragic unintended incident", and is investigating what happened,  the incident has once again heightened already tense relations between Pakistan and the US and NATO.


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