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MIRANSHAH, June 12: Two drone attacks have claimed 10 lives in North Waziristan Agency.

Administration officials say the US drones fired two missiles on a home and a vehicle parked in Tabi Tool area, killing six people.

The drones also targeted another vehicle at 2am with six missiles, leaving four dead in the region.

The fresh drone attack is first during last six months in the tribal areas. Previously, a drone had struck Qutub Khel area of North Waziristan where four militants had been killed on 25 December, 2013.

The Taliban in Waziristan tribal region have banned polio vaccination campaigns in protest against US drone attacks for last several years.