Pakistan: Five terrorists killed in exchange of fire with security forces in North Waziristan
Islamabad/IBNS: An anti-terror operation in North Waziristan left at least five terrorists killed, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said on Monday.
"Terrorist carried out fire raid on security force’s Check Post, 10 kms West of Miranshah, North Waziristan. Troops effectively engaged the terrorists," ISPR said in a statement.
"5 terrorists killed. During the exchange of fire, 1 soldier embraced shahadat; while 3 soldiers got injured," read the statement.
Troops cordoned the area and carried out search operations.
The deceased terrorist was identified as Akbar Hussain Khan Shaheed.