Pakistan: U.S. Drone Strike Leaves 18 Suspected Militants Dead

Pakastani officials said that missiles fired by the U.S. on Friday killed 18 suspected militants situated in compounds located near the Afghanistan border.  The attack comes one day after the Pakastani government summoned an American diplomat to protest the growing number of drone strikes.  

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