Eight al Qaeda and Taliban fighters were killed in an airstrike in Wana, South Waziristan. Nine Taliban were killed in fighting in Bajaur. Tribesmen in Khyber killed four Taliban while the Frontier Corps killed 15 Taliban in Kurram. The Taliban executed two “prostitutes” on the streets of Peshawar.
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