Parachinar: 19 killed, 35 injured in Kurram clashes
PARACHINAR: Nineteen people, including 10 militants, were killed and 35 injured in fresh fighting between two rival groups on Friday. According to political administration sources, warring tribesmen of the Bangash and Toori tribes were fighting in the Bagzai, Jalmay, Sadda, Balash Khel, Sangeena, Kandi Zar, Karman, Bogki Gram Saidan, Kanj Alizai and Pewar areas. Sources said the clashes might spread to other areas, as no efforts were being made from either side for a ceasefire.
A total of 139 people have been killed and 228 injured in ongoing clashes over the last nine days in Bin Yamin, Yakzai, Maver Khel, Gala, Sadda, Balish Khel, Karman and the Para Chamkani areas of Khyber Agency so far. Sources said all roads leading to the areas were blocked.