First drone attack since American terrorism in Lahore kills six
hussain | February 20, 2011 at 11:49 pmby
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In first such attack since an American terrorist, Raymond Davis, gunned two Pakistanis in Lahore on January 27, a US drone attack in the wee hours of Monday killed at least six persons in Pakistan's South Waziristan tribal district.
PESHAWAR: A US drone attack late Sunday killed at least six people South Waziristan tribal district, officials said.
An intelligence official who confirmed the attack put the toll at six dead and two wounded.
The unmanned aircraft fired three missiles at the house in Kaza Panga village, 15 kilometres (10 miles) west of Wana, the main town in South Waziristan.
The attack was the first since a US gunman shot and killed two Pakistanis in Lahore on January 27, triggering a diplomatic row between Pakistan and the United States.