Pakistani army claims first use of indigenous armed drone, killing 3 militants

September 7, 2015 8:57 AM

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ISLAMABAD – Pakistan used its first-ever armed drone on Monday, killing three "high profile" militants near the Afghan border, according to the army.

The missiles hit a compound in the Shawal valley of the Waziristan tribal region, a Pakistani army statement said.

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