Three killed in missile attack by US drone in Pakistan

November 29th, 2008 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS  

Islamabad, Nov 29 (Xinhua) At least three people were killed and three injured in a missile attack by a suspected US drone in Pakistan’s tribal region Saturday, Geo TV channel reported.A US drone fired a missile at a house in North Waziristan tribal region killing three people and injuring three, the report said.

Local tribal people gathered at the site of the attack and started rescue work after the incident.

Pakistan’s tribal areas bordering Afghanistan have witnessed a rising number of missile attacks by US drones. Pakistan government has repeatedly protested against the attacks.

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