US drone kills 6 in South Waziristan
The attack happened in the early morning in Azam Warsak, about 12 kilometres from Wana, Abdul Rahim Mahsud, the government official, told Pajhwok Afghan News.
The missiles were fired at the house in the Qubangah area of Azam Warsak, and six suspected militants were killed, he added.
Iftikhar Hussain, who lives in the area, said the attack was launched in a government-controlled area where the Taliban also exists.
All the dead were Taliban who had gathered in the house, he said.
Monday’s strike was the first drone attack targeting Taliban in the area this month.
Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.