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US Drone Kills 16 Suspected Militants In Pakistan

US Drone Kills 16 Suspected Militants In Pakistan

Jul 3, 3:31 AM (ET)
By RASOOL DAWAR

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) - Unmanned U.S. aircraft fired four missiles at a house in northwest Pakistan before dawn Wednesday, killing 16 suspected militants, Pakistani intelligence officials said.

The drone strike elicited a swift condemnation by the Pakistani government, which released a statement saying the strikes are a violation of its sovereignty.

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