The US launched a predator missile strike on a Taliban compound in Waziristan today. Eight Taliban and foreign fighters were reportedly killed and nine were wounded.
US airstrike kills eight in South Waziristan
By Bill RoggioMarch 1, 2009 7:58 AM
The Predator airstrike targeted a Taliban compound in the Sararogha region, a stronghold of Baitullah Mehsud.
Unmanned US Predator attack aircraft fired two Hellfire missiles at a Taliban compound in South Waziristan today. Eight people have been reported killed and nine were wounded in today’s airstrike, but no senior Taliban or al Qaeda leaders have been reported killed at this time. "Some foreigners, including Uzbeks and Arabs," were reported killed, the Press Trust of India reported.(excerpt) read more at longwarjournal.org