Volunteers kill 6 militants in Orakzai
KALAYA/PARACHINAR: Six militants, including three commanders, were killed and four others received injuries in clashes with volunteers of a tribal lashkar in Orakzai Agency on Thursday.
Sources said that the clashes erupted when volunteers attacked the hideouts of militants in Saifal Dara area.
The area is considered a stronghold of Taliban militants. According to lashkar chief, Salamat Khan Orakzai, light and heavy weapons were used during the clashes from both sides. He claimed that militants suffered heavy losses as volunteers captured several bunkers from them.