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North Waziristan 17/11/2011

TBIJ strike ID: Ob255

In the third strike in three days, CIA drones attacked a compound in North Waziristan, killing at least seven and injuring three, local officials said.

Pakistani officials and Taliban sources told Channel 4 News that four British citizens died in the attack, but only two have been identified by name.

References: AFP, News Tribe, AP, Voice of America, Long War Journal, The Nation, CNN, Dawn,GeoTV, Channel 4 News, The Independent, The Bureau, The News, US Attorney General letter, New York Times, US indictment of Mohammed, Washington Post





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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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