Swat: 6 militants, soldier killed in two incidents
KHAR/MINGORA/GHALANAI: As reported by the Dawn News on Monday, six militants and a soldier were killed in separate incidents in Bajaur tribal region and Swat district while a volunteer of a peace committee was shot dead mistakenly by his associates in Mohmand Agency on Sunday.
Sources said that three militants were killed and two others injured when security forces targeted their hideouts in Salarzai tehsil of Bajaur Agency. A woman was also killed when a shell hit her house, they added. Sources said that security forces shelled militant positions in Mandal area of Salarzai. They said that security forces also targeted suspected locations in Mandal. Several hideouts were destroyed in the area.
They added that three militants were killed and two injured in the shelling. They said that a shell hit a house in the area, killing a woman. In Loe Kharkay area of Mamond tehsil, a security man identified as Waris Ali was killed when militants attacked a checkpost. Security forces launched a search operation in the area after the attack.
The complete article can be found at Dawn News.