Three more terrorists killed in North Waziristan operation: ISPR

F.P. Report

RAWALPINDI: Three more terrorists were gunned down by security forces in a clearance operation following an intelligence-based operation (IBO) in North Waziristan’s Datta Khel general area a day earlier.

According to ISPR press release, an intelligence-based operation (IBO) – conducted in general area Datta Khel of North Waziristan District – was followed by a sanitisation of the area by security forces.

“During intense exchange of fire, three more terrorists were killed,” the ISPR said, taking the total death count in ongoing clearance operation to nine. The ISPR said area locals “appreciated the security forces response and expressed their full support to eliminate menace of terrorism from the area”. A day earlier, the security forces killed six terrorists in an intelligence-based operation (IBO) in North Waziristan’s Datakhel area.