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Second missile hits Taliban convoy in Pakistan

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ISLAMABAD (AP) -- Intelligence officials say a second suspected U.S. missile strike has killed at least 18 militants in northwest Pakistan.

The strike Wednesday hit five vehicles carrying Taliban fighters in South Waziristan.

Earlier, 10 militants were killed in a suspected U.S. missile strike in the same region.

The intelligence officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak to the media.

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