US drone strike kills four in North Waziristan

A missile strike by a US drone on Saturday killed four militants in North Waziristan, near the Afghan border, officials said.

The missile strike hit in Datta Khel village area near Miranshah, officials said.

“A US drone fired three missiles. The target was a vehicle carrying militants. Three militants were killed,” a senior security official in Peshawar told AFP.

An intelligence official in Miranshah also confirmed the attack and toll.