US drone attack kills 4 people in Pakistan home

The United States has launched 44 such strikes in Pakistan this year compared with 32 last year.

US drone attack kills 4 people in Pakistan home

U.S. drone attack on Thursday into North Waziristan in northwest Pakistan killed 4 people, Pakistani intelligence officials said.

The United States has launched 44 such strikes in Pakistan this year compared with 32 last year.

The strike hit a house in a village about 18 km (12 miles) east of North Waziristan's main town of Miranshah.

"The house is on fire. Flames are rising," villager Said Wali told Reuters by telephone.


Reuters

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