US drone kills 45 militants in Pakistan

June 24th, 2009 - 2:29 am ICT by IANS  

Taliban Islamabad, June 24 (IANS) At least 45 militants were killed Tuesday in a US drone attack in one of the strongholds of the Pakistani Taliban, a media report said.
The incident took place when the militants gathered after a funeral in South Waziristan, a stronghold of Pakistani Taliban leader Baitullah Mehsud, Geo TV said.

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