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US drone strikes key issue in Pakistan vote

Incoming government to face foreign policy dilemma with US over highly criticised drone attacks after May elections.

Last Modified: 18 Apr 2013 09:23
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Pakistan will head to the polls next month to select a new government.
 
One of the most important concerns the new leadership will have to deal with is the issue of  drone strikes and its relations with the United States.
 
Al Jazeera's Imran Khan reports from Peshawar.

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