Eight militants killed in helicopter attacks in Pakistan

Gunship helicopters on Thursday bombed several Taliban hideouts in the restive Orakzai tribal region of northwest Pakistan, killing eight militants.

Updated: Nov 04, 2010, 21:19 PM IST

Peshawar: Gunship helicopters on Thursday bombed
several Taliban hideouts in the restive Orakzai tribal region
of northwest Pakistan, killing eight militants.
The helicopters bombed rebel hideouts in Madori area
of Orakzai Agency, security officials said, adding that six
militants were also injured and two hideouts destroyed in the
air strikes.
Madori is considered as a stronghold of the Tehrik-e-
Taliban Pakistan.

PTI