12 militants killed in Orakzai Agency
HANGU: Twelve militants were killed when the military gunship helicopters shelled their hideouts in upper Orakzai Agency, official sources claimed here Saturday.
The sources said that the gunship helicopters blitzed the hideouts of the militants in Khadezai, Karonchi and Safail Darra areas.
The sources claimed that 12 militants were killed and three hideouts were destroyed in the shelling. However, a spokesman for the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan denied any killing in the shelling.