Pakistan: U.S. Drone Strikes Kill 13, Including Militant Commander Maulvi Nazir

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — A pair of U.S. drone strikes in northwest Pakistan near the Afghan border killed 13 people Thursday, including a senior militant commander who had a truce with the Pakistani military, intelligence officials and residents said.Five Pakistani security officials said the commander, Maulvi Nazir, was reportedly among nine people killed in a missile strike on a house in the village of Angoor Adda in the South Waziristan tribal region early Thursday. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to brief the media.Read More…
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Pakistan: U.S. Drone Strikes Kill 13, Including Militant Commander Maulvi Nazir


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