US missiles kill 6 in NWA
MIRANSHAH: US drones sprayed missiles in North Waziristan Agency Wednesday killing at least six militants besides injuring three others, the DawnNews reported.
A senior security official told media persons, “US drones fired two missiles on a militant vehicle parked outside a compound. The compound, being frequented by militants recently, was also destroyed in the attack”.
Another security official and two intelligence officials confirmed the missile strike and death toll.
Residents said that militants had started sifting through the debris and removing the bodies.
Militants immediately cordoned off the area around the destroyed vehicle and the compound, a local tribesman told media.[google-map]