October 6th, 2010
11:15 AM ET

Drone strike kills 3 in Pakistan

Three suspected militants were killed in a suspected a U.S. drone strike targeting a militant hideout in Pakistan's tribal region Wednesday, intelligence officials tell CNN.

Two intelligence officials say two missiles were fired on the hideout in the Darpa Khel area of North Waziristan, one of the seven districts of Pakistan's tribal region bordering Afghanistan.

The officials asked to not be named because they were not authorized to talk to the media.

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  1. Old Sarge

    LMAO

    October 7, 2010 at 1:34 pm | Report abuse |
  2. LarryKegel(US Army)

    Now that is funny!!!

    October 7, 2010 at 1:31 pm | Report abuse |
  3. LarryKegel(US Army)

    Better Luck next time!!! ( Just Kidding)

    October 7, 2010 at 1:26 pm | Report abuse |
  4. Dan in Lafayette, IN

    abcd, I do not know who's side your on but the more of these drone attacks the better off we are, because of their accuracy of killing known terrorists in the tribal areas of Pakistan in which Pakistan's government knows that they plan attacks even against their government as well as the western world! I hope Obama steps up these drone attacks even more!

    October 7, 2010 at 8:42 am | Report abuse |
    • Veteran In Los Angeles

      Well Said.

      October 7, 2010 at 9:23 am | Report abuse |
    • LarryKegel(US Army)

      Amen To That...

      October 7, 2010 at 1:30 pm | Report abuse |
  5. abcd

    Why the following article is not on the US CNN website? 'Better coordination' could have averted Pakistani deaths, panel says

    October 7, 2010 at 6:02 am | Report abuse |
  6. Rob

    They are probably still trying to figure out what he is saying.

    October 6, 2010 at 6:36 pm | Report abuse |
  7. bailoutsos

    Qari Ziauddin, the Taliban shadow governor killed --- How can they find a meaningless person, but can't find bin Laden after 8 years?

    October 6, 2010 at 4:26 pm | Report abuse |
    • Joe M.

      Osama bin Laden is much more frightened of the Predators than the idiot believers who he convinces to risk their lives in following his instructions, so Bin Laden hides in a much deeper hole in the ground. Sadam Hussein was only hiding about 3 meters under ground when he was dragged from his hole asking to negotiate. Osama Bin Laden hides much deeper and is closer to all the demons of hell that he speaks with every day and night.

      October 6, 2010 at 6:02 pm | Report abuse |
    • yaktoomuchkobi

      do you go to the cinema? probably not, because with all the crap you talk, you would have been pelted to death with stale popcorn.

      October 6, 2010 at 11:07 pm | Report abuse |
  8. BUBBA--ALABAMA STYLE!!!

    Wouldn't that be sweet.

    October 6, 2010 at 3:09 pm | Report abuse |
    • BUBBA--ALABAMA STYLE!!!

      Hey you,quit stealing my ID here. If you want to brag yourself hoase over those ungodly drones killing people,do it under your own name or are you ashamed to let people know what a warmonger you are??? I think that's the case here.

      October 6, 2010 at 3:23 pm | Report abuse |
      • Daniel-2

        Oops i forgot you were using it tonight, i must have read my rota wrong.

        October 6, 2010 at 3:27 pm | Report abuse |
  9. Old Sarge

    That would be nice.

    October 6, 2010 at 2:55 pm | Report abuse |