Over 50 militants killed in fresh Pak air strikes

June 15, 2014 6:49 AM

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Pakistani fighter jets Sunday bombed hideouts of Islamist militants for the second time in a week, killing over 50 insurgents in the country’s north-western tribal region, officials said.

The strikes in North Waziristan area targeted mud-houses used by Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan (IMU), a group whose fighters laid a deadly siege of country’s busiest airport on June 8.

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