8 killed in Turi-Bangash clashes
SADDA: At least eight persons were killed and 17 others sustained injuries in clashes between armed groups of Turi and Bangash tribes in Balishkhel village of troubled Kurram Agency on Sunday, tribal sources said. The sources said that both sides used heavy weapons during the clashes that erupted on Saturday and were continuing unabated.
They said eight persons from both sides were killed in the clashes that quickly turned into a sectarian strife. The security forces had warned the armed groups to vacate their trenches by 2 p.m. on Sunday, otherwise action would be taken against them, the sources added.