4 Militants killed in US drone attack


Peshawar: A US drone targeted and destroyed a vehicle in which militants were travelling, killing four terrorists in Pakistan’s restive North Waziristan tribal region, officials said on Tuesday. The drone strikes yesterday hit the vehicle in Shawal area, which is a thickly forested mountainous area on the Afghan border.

Two missiles were fired which destroyed the vehicle, an official said.”All four people travelling in it were killed,” he said. The dead bodies were not immediately identified but officials said that those killed were militants.