Miranshah: At least 14 missiles fired by US drone fighter at Pakistani based Taliban’s two houses in South Waziristan; 15 to 18 suspects death expected in this drone attack on Wednesday, November 16, 2011.
US drone hit two houses located Baber Ghar in the area of South Waziristan, most wanted Taliban’s killed in this attack source added.
At least five drones take a part in the attack, told official to source.
But a third official in Wana, the main town of South Waziristan, said 16 militants were killed, while also confirming that the target was a base of Pakistan’s umbrella Taliban faction, Tehreek-e-Taliban.
“The area is far-flung and deep in the mountains. We are having difficulties in getting complete information,” the same official added.
Officials said the attack took place at around 2:30 am about three kilometers from the border of Afghanistan’s Paktia province, one of the flashpoints in the 10-year Taliban insurgency.