5 soldiers hurt in Mohmand ambush
GHALANAI: Five soldiers were injured when militants ambushed their advance party early Friday near Anargai area in Baizai subdivision of Mohmand Agency, official sources said. The sources said that security forces continued their advance in the Pak-Afghan border area in Baizai subdivision during the third phase of military action against the militants.
During the forces’ advance from the Ziarat Post to mountainous Anargai area, the militants ambushed and opened fire on the soldiers from a nearby hill, the sources said. Five soldiers were injured in the incident.