| GEO Pakistan|
| Extremism on rise over drone strikes: Nawaz|
| Updated at: 1948 PST, Monday, May 25, 2009|
LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-N chief Mian Nawaz Sharif has said that extremism is growing over U.S. drone raids inside the tribal region.
He expressed these views, while speaking to the visiting U.S. Senators here on Monday.
Former premier Nawaz Sharif said: “Drone strikes are violation of Pakistan’s sovereignty and regional security.”
To a question, he said that “We don’t want arms’ race with neighbouring India.”