At least nine killed in NWA drone strike


At least nine suspected militants were killed in a US drone strike in the remote Shawal Valley in North Waziristan tribal region on Saturday.

According to sources, the drones targeted a house in Shawal’s Zoya Saidgai area, which is said to be a hideout of the Afghan Taliban.

The drones fired two missiles, killing at least nine militants, sources said, adding that all killed in the incident were Afghan Taliban.