20 militants killed; 5 FC-men martyred in Khyber
PESHAWAR: Terrorists attacked the FC Fort in Jansi area of Khyber Agency’s Tehsil of Bara Tuesday, during which five troops were martyred while over 35 others wounded.
Geo News reported Wednesday that the forces retaliated and killed at least 20 militants besides injuries several others.
FC officials told the channel that the injured personnel have been shifted to CMH Peshawar.
The extremists managed to escape to the nearby mountains after forces blew up a terrorists’ laden vehicle killing 20 of them.
Rockets and light to heavy weapons were used in the clash which lasted for several hours, the FC officials told.