- Prison Planet.com - http://www.prisonplanet.com -
NATO ‘Helicopter attack kills nine’ in Pakistan
Posted By admin On October 15, 2011 @ 5:45 am In World News | Comments Disabled
Al Jazeera 
There is confusion about attacks that took place in the early hours of the morning near Pakistan’s South Waziristan capital, Wana, killing nine people, Al Jazeera’s correspondent in Pakistan said.
Al Jazeera’s Hameedullah Khan reported that residents in the area say that helicopters, which they believe to belong to Nato, attacked Bir Mal at around 1:30am Saturday.
However he said reports are currently unconfirmed but that these were not drone attacks.
This follows two other attacks in separate locations, in Baghar and Dre Nishtar, in South Waziristan, on Friday.
The total number of confirmed deaths is 10, said Khan.
He said that other unconfirmed reports are that local and foreign Taliban and al-Qaeda members, amongst which it is reported Hazrat Ali, Sher Ali and Amir Hamza, were killed in the attack.
Article printed from Prison Planet.com: http://www.prisonplanet.com
URL to article: http://www.prisonplanet.com/nato-helicopter-attack-kills-nine-in-pakistan.html
URLs in this post:
 Al Jazeera: http://english.aljazeera.net/news/asia/2011/10/2011101585710563292.html
 US drone attack kills 10 in Pakistan: http://www.prisonplanet.com/us-drone-attack-kills-10-in-pakistan.html
 US drone strike kills 4 in NW Pakistan: http://www.prisonplanet.com/us-drone-strike-kills-4-in-nw-pakistan.html
 US drone attack kills three more in Pakistan: http://www.prisonplanet.com/us-drone-attack-kills-three-more-in-pakistan.html
 US drone attack kills five in Pakistan: http://www.prisonplanet.com/us-drone-attack-kills-five-in-pakistan.html
 US kills eight in Pakistan drone attack: http://www.prisonplanet.com/us-kills-eight-in-pakistan-drone-attack.html
Copyright © 2013 PrisonPlanet.com. All rights reserved.