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Missile strike kills 5 in Waziristan.

| ISLAMABAD, June 2 (KUNA) -- One person and four militants, including of foreign origin, were killed in a missile strike Saturday morning in Pakistan's bordering tribal region of Waziristan, said officials.

The strike took place in Wana, the main city of South Waziristan tribal agency. According to security officials, about two missiles were fired at a moving vehicle. Officials said that the strike killed four militants and a passer-by. Tribal sources said that Two of the killed suspected militants were of foreign origin. This was the second strike in South Waziristan agency in the last few days and seventh in the Waziristan tribal region. (end) amn.mt KUNA 021623 Jun 12NNNN

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