October 3-10 CODEPINK organized a delegation to Pakistan to protest drones.
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This video shows highlights from the CNN coverage of the delegation.
On Sunday, October 7th, the eleventh anniversary of the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan, 31 American peace delegates representing the U.S. peace group CODEPINK, including several from the Bay Area, joined political leader Imran Khan and Pakistanis at a rally against U.S. drone strikes in Hatala, Pakistan, near the border between D.I. Khan and South Waziristan. The delegates traveled to the tribal areas in solidarity with the people of Waziristan who have been terrorized by U.S. drone attacks since 2004. This was the first time that the Pakistani government has admitted foreigners into the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) in nearly a decade. The march made international news from CNN to the NY Times to BBC to Al Jazeera.
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