Pakistani Military Kills 15 Suspected Militants in Wake of Airport Attack

June 10, 2014 5:20 AM

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WASHINGTON — The Pakistani military says it has killed 15 suspected militants and destroyed nine "terrorist hideouts" in a series of air strikes in the northwestern Khyber region.

In a statement, the military said the air strikes took place early Tuesday, two days after the Pakistani Taliban carried out an attack at Karachi's Jinnah International Airport that killed at least 28 people, including 10 gunmen.

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