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Official: Drone strike kills four in Pakistan

By Nasir Habib, For CNN
updated 3:40 AM EDT, Thu June 14, 2012
  • The strike targets a militant compound in Miranshah town
  • Four suspected militanst are killed

(CNN) -- A suspected drone strike killed four militants Thursday in Pakistan's tribal region bordering Afghanistan, a senior government official said.

The strikes targeted a militant compound in Miranshah town in North Waziristan, said Mukhtar Zeb, the official .

North Waziristan is one of seven districts along the border region.

Journalist Aamir Iqbal contributed to this report