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Wednesday, July 27, 2011

35 Pakistani Taliban killed in US air strikes in Afghanistan!

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At least 35 Pakistani Taliban fighters have been killed in United States air strikes in Afghanistan after they attacked a convoy of foreign troops, reports from the Waziristan tribal region of Pakistan said on Tuesday.
The reports said that a group of 100 Pakistani Taliban militants fired missiles and rockets at a convoy of foreign forces in Paktiya on Friday.
US ground forces sought air cover and NATO fighter jets targeted the Pakistani militants, killing 35.
Over a dozen rebels were injured. They were brought to hospitals in North Waziristan Agency, the reports said.
Those killed included militants from Pakistani Taliban groups led by Hafiz Gul Bahadur and Mullah Nazir.

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