Taliban didn't shoot down drone in Pakistan: US official

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Posted: Feb 25, 2012 1:03 PM
Taliban didn't shoot down drone in Pakistan: US official

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. official denied Taliban claims on Saturday that the militants shot down a U.S. drone in Pakistan but declined further comment.

Pakistani intelligence officials said a U.S. drone may have crashed in North Waziristan, not far from the Afghan border.

(Reporting By Phil Stewart)