Security forces kill 7 terrorists in Waziristan, four soldiers martyred


Seven militants were killed during an operation in North Waziristan, annexed in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, while 4 Army personnel were martyred in an exchange of fire.

Four soldiers, including a lieutenant, were martyred during an operation against militants in the Datta Khel area of ​​North Waziristan.

According to Pak Army Department of Public Relations (ISPR), intelligence operations were conducted in Mama Ziarat, 7 km southwest of Datta Khel area of ​​North Waziristan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

The ISPR said the operation was reported on the presence of terrorists in a hideout where seven militants were killed in exchange of fire.

 According to the ISPR, four personnel of the Pakistan Army were martyred and one was injured during the operation while a large reserve of arms and ammunition was also recovered from the hideouts of the terrorists during the operation.

The martyrs include 26-year-old Lieutenant Agha Muqaddas Ali Khan, 24-year-old Soldier Mohammad Qasim of Layyah, 23-year-old Soldier Tauseef of Narowal and 36-year-old Lance Havaldar Qamar Nadeem of Layyah, ISPR said.