18 killed in North Waziristan drone strike

NORTH WAZIRISTAN: A US drone strike in North Waziristan’s Tehsil Dattakhel killed 18 people told media.

Sources said that the unmanned aircraft targeted a house and a vehicle and fired four missiles in the latest attack, killing 18 people, while the drones were still seen hovering over the area causing fear and panic among residents.

The attack came in North Waziristan, where the Pakistani military is mounting a major offensive aimed at wiping out insurgent bases.