Drone strike kills four in Pakistan

Islamabad, Jan 10 (IANS) At least four suspected militants were killed Thursday in a drone strike in Pakistan's northwest tribal region, a media report said.

A US drone fired four missiles at a house suspected to be a militant hideout in Eissu Khel area in Mir Ali town of North Waziristan, Xinhua reported.

The house was destroyed in the strike, but the drones hovered for a long time over the area.

The identities of those killed were not immediately known.