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Suspected militants killed in Pakistan drone strike

Posted By admin On July 14, 2013 @ 5:22 am In World News | Comments Disabled

Reuters [1]
July 14, 2013

At least two suspected foreign militants were killed in a U.S. drone strike in Pakistan’s volatile border region of North Waziristan, local officials said on Sunday.

Drones armed with missiles have inflicted the most damage against Taliban fighters in Pakistan’s lawless tribal areas straddling the Afghan border over the past seven years, sometimes with heavy civilian casualties.

In the third drone attack since Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif took office last month, two people riding a motorcycle were struck by missiles in the Mir Ali area of North Waziristan on Saturday night, one official said.

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[1] Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/07/14/us-pakistan-drone-idUSBRE96D01T20130714

[2] U.S. drone strike kills 10 suspected militants in Pakistan as they ‘console’ family of commander killed in attack the day before: http://www.prisonplanet.com/u-s-drone-strike-kills-10-suspected-militants-in-pakistan-as-they-console-family-of-commander-killed-in-attack-the-day-before.html

[3] Drone aircraft kills eight suspected militants in Pakistan: http://www.prisonplanet.com/drone-aircraft-kills-eight-suspected-militants-in-pakistan.html

[4] US drone attack kills 10 in Pakistan: http://www.prisonplanet.com/us-drone-attack-kills-10-in-pakistan.html

[5] US drone strike kills 4 in NW Pakistan: http://www.prisonplanet.com/us-drone-strike-kills-4-in-nw-pakistan.html

[6] US drone strike kills four militants in Pakistan: http://www.prisonplanet.com/us-drone-strike-kills-four-militants-in-pakistan.html

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