| GEO World|
| NATO: 13 insurgents killed by missile|
| Updated at: 1335 PST, Tuesday, January 12, 2010|
KABUL: NATO says a missile fired from an unmanned aerial vehicle has killed 13 insurgents in southern Afghanistan.
NATO says international forces saw a group of insurgents preparing ammunition Tuesday morning in the Naw Zad area of Helmand province.
The international force says among those killed were insurgent mortar teams moving equipment. NATO says there were no reports of civilian casualties.
NATO says another missile fired from an unmanned aircraft killed three insurgents in the Nad Ali district of Helmand on Monday.