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US strikes kill seven in Pakistan

WAR IN WAZIRISTANThe missile strikes killed seven militants, while an attack on a security checkpoint near the Khyber district led to the deaths of five policemen


The bulk of supplies destined for foreign troops in Afghanistan are driven through Khyber, making the region a logistical bottleneck and prime target for militants.

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