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Drone strike in Pakistan kills 3

Dec. 9, 2012 at 9:39 AM   |   Comments

MIRANSHAH, Pakistan, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- A U.S. drone strike on the North Waziristan tribal region of Pakistan Sunday killed at least three people, officials said.

The drone was targeting a house in Miranshah, Geo News reported. It fired four missiles in the area, sources said, adding drones were seen hovering in the area after the incident.

Pakistan has long objected to U.S. drone attacks in its tribal region.

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