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North Waziristan 08/09/2009

TBIJ strike ID: Ob34

Drones targeted an alleged Taliban compound but also damaged neighbouring homes, killing up to 15 people.

The reported compound was run by Haqqani network affiliate Maulvi Taib Shah, who may have been killed in the attack. Taliban militants were named among the dead.

References: Geo TV, AFP, Al Jazeera English, Two Circles (DPA), Dawn, Kuna, Long War Journal, The News, Bureau

 

10-15

Died

11

Named

Victims of this strike

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