7 militants killed in Tirah Valley air strikes

Another 15 also injured during the attack

Our Correspondent/web Desk February 12, 2015
Another 15 also injured during the attack. PHOTO: APP

TIRAH VALLEY: At least seven suspected militants were killed in air strikes in the Khyber Agency’s Tirah Valley, Express News reported on Thursday.

Another 15 were also injured during the attack that that was carried out in the morning.

The air strikes also destroyed militant hideouts of Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan and Lashkar-e-Islam, which were targeted by Pakistan Army.

Just two days ago, at least 12 suspected militants were killed and 15 wounded in fresh air strikes in the same valley.

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The warplanes had targeted hideouts of militants in Jamrud tehsil, a security official confirmed.

"A number of 15 suspected militants were wounded in the blitz," he added.


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