North Waziristan is one of seven districts in Pakistan's tribal region along the Afghan border.
Islamabad, Pakistan CNN  — 

Seven suspected militants were killed and three others were injured Wednesday in a drone strike in Pakistan, Pakistani intelligence and government officials told CNN on Wednesday.

The incident occurred in the country’s tribal region of North Waziristan. The strike targeted a house used as a base for Uzbek fighters.

There is a significant presence of militants in the region.