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South Waziristan 29/06/2010

TBIJ strike ID: Ob101

A drone attacked a ‘sprawling’ house reportedly belonging to Maulana Halimullah, described by reports as a militant commander.

The building was destroyed. The dead included ‘two Punjabi fighters and five local Taliban’.

References: New York Times, AFP, Reuters, BBC News, Express Tribune, Geo TV, CNN, New York Times, Dawn, Xinhua, Long War Journal, ThaIndian.com, SATP, Antiwar.com, Prison Planet, BBC News






No victims identified

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CIA drone strikes have killed over 2,500 people in Pakistan; many are described as militants, but some are civilians. This is a record of those who have died in these attacks.

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