US impartial regarding Qadri's protest, says Nuland

Washington, Jan. 16 (ANI): The US State Department has said the Washington was impartial as far as Tehrik Minhaj-ul-Quran leader, Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri's "long march" was concerned.

US State Department spokesperson Victoria Nuland said that the Obama administration has always championed the democratically elected government in Pakistan, reports The News.

Commenting on whether Qadri was doing the right thing by sitting in before the Parliament in Pakistan with thousands of his supporters, Nuland said democratically everyone should be allowed to reserve the right to protest. (ANI)

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