Two men killed in Pakistan for allegedly spying for US

December 13th, 2008 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS  

TalibanIslamabad, Dec 13 (Xinhua) Suspected militants Saturday killed two men they accused of spying for the US in Pakistan’s tribal region, media reports said.The bodies were found near Miranshah in the northern Waziristan tribal region, the News Network International (NNI) news agency reported quoting local tribesmen.

A note in Pashto language was found near the bodies, saying that the two men were spying on Taliban for the US and Afghan governments.

It also warned that anyone spying for the US or Afghanistan would face the same situation, the report said.

Pakistan has deployed around 100,000 troops in the region bordering Afghanistan, including North Waziristan, to fight the militants.

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