Drone Attack in Pakistan Kills at Least Eight Suspected Militants


0  Updated at 11:28 am, July 23rd, 2012 By: ABC Digital
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File photo. Erik Simonsen/Getty(ISLAMABAD) — A drone strike in the Shawal area of North Waziristan killed at least eight alleged militants on Monday, according to initial reports.

The six-missile offensive targeted a compound used by militants near Pakistan’s western border with Afghanistan.

The identities of those killed were not immediately known.

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