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Terrorist killed, two apprehended in Miranshah IBO: ISPR

Terrorist killed, two apprehended in Miranshah IBO: ISPR

The security forces recovered weapons and ammunition from the terrorists—Image: AFP/File

RAWALPINDI: The security forces on Friday killed a terrorist while arrested two others  during an intelligence-based operation (IBO) conducted on the reported presence of terrorists in Miranshah, North Waziristan.

The security forces recovered weapons and ammunition from the terrorists, said an Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) statement.

The area clearance operation was in progress to hunt down any more terrorists in the area, it added.

Separately, a soldier of the Pakistan Army  embraced martyrdom while fighting a terrorist attack on a military post on the night of January 13 and 14 in Jani Khel, Bannu.

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The Army troops initiated a prompt response and effectively engaged the terrorists’ location, said the ISPR.

The martyred soldier was identified as Sepoy Sarfaraz Ali, 26, who was a resident of Vehari.

Earlier on December 31, Security forces conducted an IBO in the Mir Ali area of North Waziristan, and during an intense exchange of fire with terrorists, four soldiers embraced martyrdom.

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The IBO was conducted on the reported presence of terrorists in the area where a terrorist was apprehended along with weapons and ammunition.

The martyred soldiers were identified as Havaldar Munawar, 40, who was a resident of Bahawalnagar, Sepoy Zaka Ullah, 31, who was a resident of Laki Marwat, Sepoy Farhan, 34, who was resident of Kohat, and Sepoy Sheraz, 30, who was a resident of Abbottabad.


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