JAMRUD: At least two civilians were killed and a woman was injured when warplanes bombed a house in the Dwatoi area of Tirah Valley, Khyber Agency, on Monday.
The dead were identified as Noor Baz and his son Shahi Baz by a local tribesman. The injured woman was Noor Baz’s wife Shahi Baz. Afridi said the deceased have been buried in the Islam Dara area of Jamrud sub-division.
He claimed that around 11pm, fighter jets launched an attack in the area, completely destroying Noor Baz’s house. Assistant Political Agent Bakhtiar Mohmand termed the incident unfortunate.
Published in The Express Tribune, May 30th, 2012.
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