Report: tribal sources say US drone strike kills al-Qaeda commander

Tribal sources from northwest Pakistan's said a US drone attack killed a senior al Qaeda commander, according to the Reuters news agency.

Abu Zaid was killed, along with 10 other people, in the drone strike on a hideout in Pakistan's North Waziristan, one of the tribal regions near the border with Afghanistan, early on Thursday, the sources said. Zaid had just moved to the hideout a few days ago, they said.