At least eight people were killed and seven others wounded in a US missile attack in South Waziristan, report said on Thursday. According to a private TV channel, a US drone targeted a compound in Kanigram area of the agency Thursday evening, killing eight people on spot. Pakistani intelligence officials told a US news agency that suspected U.S. drone attack in the tribal region has killed at least eight people and wounded another nine. Two intelligence officials say the attack targeted a suspected militant hide-out in the stronghold of top Taliban commander Waliur Rehman. The officials said their information showed that Taliban fighters were removing the bodies from a destroyed compound. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they are not authorized to release the information.