US drone attack kills four in Pakistan

January 1st, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS  

Islamabad, Jan 1 (IANs) At least four people were killed and several others injured Thursday in a suspected US drone attack in northern Pakistan, a media report said. The suspected US spy planes fired missiles on a vehicle in Karikot area in South Waziristan bordering Afghanistan Thursday morning, killing four civilians, Geo TV reported, citing unnamed sources.

According to the report, the toll may rise as some of the injured were in a critical condition.

The vehicle was completely destroyed in the attack, the report said.

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