5 militants killed in Tirah clashes, 2 beheaded in Bara
BARA: Five militants of the banned Lashkar-e-Islam (LI), including two commanders, were killed in clashes with Zakhakhel tribesmen in different areas of Tirah valley in Khyber Agency, tribal sources said on Friday. The sources said the Zakhakhel tribesmen repulsed an attack on a strategic Gorgareen area and killed five militants including two commanders, Bismillah and Wazir Khan.
Nine persons including five Zakhakhel tribesmen were injured in the clashes. Meanwhile, the militants belonging to LI killed two persons for supplying water to security forces in Sheenkamar area in Bara tehsil. Beheaded bodies of Kachkol and Zimat Khan were found in the nearby hills.