Updated: 06/12/2014 06:42 | By Agence France-Presse

At least 10 militants killed in 2nd US drone strike in Pakistan

At least 10 militants were killed in a new US drone strike early Thursday in a northwest tribal district where pressure was building on Islamabad to react after a brazen attack on Karachi airport, officials said.


At least 10 militants killed in 2nd US drone strike in Pakistan

Pakistani security personnel at a checkpoint in Ghawar Kaly Sakhakot in the northwestern town of Dargai, on June 11, 2014 - by Walayat Khan

The second attack took place hours after an earlier drone strike killed at least six at the same site in Dargah Mandi village in North Waziristan tribal district, where militants had gathered to dig out the bodies and search for injured.

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