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Pakistan: 'Shock and Sorrow' at Death of Hostages

Pakistan has expressed "shock and sorrow" after it emerged that a U.S. counterterrorism operation accidentally killed two male hostages — an American aid worker and an Italian — held by al-Qaida on the Afghan-Pakistan border. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed its "heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families," and said the death of the two hostages "in a drone strike demonstrates the risk and unintended consequences of the use of this...

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