Pakistani troops airstrikes targeting militants kill 15

Pakistani troops airstrikes targeting militants kill 15

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North Waziristan is one of 7 districts in Pakistan's genealogical segment along a Afghan border.

Islamabad, Pakistan (CNN) — The Pakistani Army carried out airstrikes late Wednesday that targeted belligerent hideouts in a country’s flighty northwest, murdering 15 people, a troops said.

“Foreign fighters” were among those killed in a strikes in North Waziristan Agency, according to a matter Thursday from a military.

North Waziristan is a Pakistani Taliban building in Pakistan’s loosely governed genealogical areas adjacent Afghanistan. The area is dangerous and tough for reporters to reach, creation it formidable to exclusively determine a military’s account.


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Mir Ali, where a strikes took place, is one of a biggest towns in North Waziristan. Attempts to strech people vital in a area were not immediately successful Thursday.

The strikes broken a vast cache of arms and ammunition, a troops said.

The Pakistani supervision pronounced this week that it had dangling assent talks with a Pakistani Taliban. The talks lasted for about 13 days, though a belligerent organisation carried out several lethal attacks during that time, a supervision said.

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CNN’s Sophia Saifi reported from Islamabad; Jethro Mullen wrote from Hong Kong



Article source: http://www.cnn.com/2014/02/19/world/asia/pakistan-violence/