20 ‘militants’ killed in US drone strike in Dattakhel
The air strike was carried out at a home in DattaKhel, a tribal region of North Waziristan. Five suspected militants were also injured in the strike.
Sources told that drone fired a missile on a quarter in Saidgai area of Dattakhel. In its wake, 15 suspected militants were killed.
Since operation ‘Zarb-e-Azb’ began, two US drones strikes targeted the areas in North Waziristan within a month. The total number of drone strikes in the territory of Pakistan this year has reached three.