10 militants killed in air strikes in Pakistan

Last Updated: Thursday, February 3, 2011 - 00:29

Peshawar: Ten pro-Taliban militants were
killed when gunship helicopters pounded rebel positions in the
lawless tribal belt in northwest Pakistan today, sources said.

The air strikes targeted militant positions at Ali
Sher Zai, located along the boundary between the Orakzai and
Kurram tribal regions.

Eight militants were injured and three hideouts
destroyed in the attacks, the sources said.


First Published: Thursday, February 3, 2011 - 00:29
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