Thursday, December 18, 2014   

US drone strike kills 13 in Pakistan
(07-16 13:50)

A US drone strike hit a suspected militant compound in Pakistan's northwestern tribal belt on Wednesday, killing at least 13 people, officials said.
The attack came in North Waziristan, where the Pakistani military is mounting a major offensive aimed at wiping out insurgent bases. --AFP   
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