Militant commander killed in IED explosion in Khyber Agency

Published: August 25, 2014
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PHOTO: WIKICOMMONS

PHOTO: WIKICOMMONS

BARA: A militant commander was killed in an improvised explosive device (IED) explosion outside his house in Khyber Agency, political administration officials confirmed on Monday.

The deceased was identified as Khyber. His vehicle was also destroyed in the blast.

The IED exploded in front of the commander’s house which is located in Tirah Valley.

An official from the area said that the attack seemed to be part of an ongoing turf-war between militant groups.

 

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Reader Comments (3)

  • Moiz Omar
    Aug 25, 2014 - 2:26PM

    Good. Death to terrorists.Recommend

  • Ali khan
    Aug 25, 2014 - 6:57PM

    bad use of picture. im guessing the image is from Iraq of Afghanistan. Pakistan doesn’t have Humvees standing around.

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  • Gul Gee
    Aug 25, 2014 - 7:25PM

    Why did Dawn put picture of Iraq for this story ?

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