Pashtuns hold a protest against Pakistan in London

LONDON: A large number of Pashtuns living in the United Kingdom and Europe gathered outside the country. Pakistan embassy here on Sunday to protest against the arrest of a human rights activist and founder of the Tahafuz Movement ().

Protesters were seen holding photos of the PTM leader and banners calling for his release.

Manzoor Pashteen was arrested in Peshawar along with nine other people from its PastĂșn Protection Movement on January 26.

Pashteen has drawn tens of thousands to rallies in cities around Pakistan accusing the government and army of human rights abuses.

Pashtuns living in Pakistan and across the world are protesting against the arrest of Manzoor Pashteen.