Four suspected militants were killed in a US drone strike Friday afternoon in North Waziristan region.
The drone targeted a suspected militant facility located in the Hisukhel area of Mir Ali, about 25 kilometres east of Miramshah, the main town in North Waziristan Agency.
The drones fired two missiles, destroying the house and killing four militants inside. The identities of the dead could not be ascertained.
Some sources said some foreigners were also among the dead but their nationalities could not be ascertained.
US drones frequently attack militant hideouts in Pakistan’s tribal regions, targeting suspected Taliban and al Qaeda militants.