Demo Against Hillary’s Visit
THE Punjab University (PU) chapter Islami Jamiat Talaba (IJT) staging a demonstration on Monday protested over arrival of US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in Pakistan and demanded release of Dr Aafia Siddiqui.
The demo was organised at the Canal Bridge near PU New Campus. The students carrying placards also chanted slogans and expressed displeasure over arrival of the US secretary of state in Pakistan.
The placards were inscribed with slogans such as “We hate USA,” “Crush, Crush USA”, “We Want Aafia Back” and “Say No to American dictation” etc. PU chapter Islami Jamiat Talaba acting nazim Amir Yaqoob condemned drone attacks inside Pakistan, saying innocent people were being killed in these attacks.
He also demanded the Pakistani government review its foreign and national policies and especially its relationship with the US. He also demanded the government take strict measures and record protest internationally over involvement of American, Indian and Israeli agencies in terrorist activities inside Pakistan. Later, the protestors dispersed peacefully.