Militants blow up school in SWA
WANA: In a rare development, unknown militants in South Waziristan on Monday blew up building of the Government High School in Azam Warsak town. Unlike the militants in other tribal areas, the militants in both South Waziristan and North Waziristan have refrained from destroying educational institutions. Wana subdivision Assistant Political Agent Mohammad Shoaib Khan told reporters that unknown people used explosives to destroy the school building in Azam Warsak. He said some rooms of the school were damaged in the blast.
He said that owner of the school had been taken into custody. He also said that some people had planted explosives in a madrassa in the border town of Angoor Adda but the security forces managed to defuse the explosive device.