Officials: Suspected US strikes kill 3 in Pakistan

Local residents and rescue workers gather beside a damaged car after an explosion in Karachi, Pakistan on Saturday, Dec. 26, 2009. Officials say an explosion has wounded 19 people in Pakistan's southern city of Karachi. The cause was unclear. The blast also destroyed a car and occurred near a procession of minority Shiite Muslims for the Islamic holy month of Muharram. (AP Photo/Shakil Adil)

December 26, 2009 1:46:45 PM PST
A suspected U.S. missile strike killed three people Saturday in a northwest Pakistani tribal region where militants focused on fighting the West in Afghanistan are concentrated, two Pakistani intelligence officials said.