3 troops killed in Kurram
PARACHINAR: Three security personnel were killed and three others, including a tribesman, wounded when their vehicle ran over a landmine in a border area in Kurram Agency on Friday.
Sources said that the vehicle was going from Tari Mengal area to a border village, Gavi, when it struck the landmine planted on the road. As a result, three personnel were killed on the spot, while two others were wounded. A tribesman was also injured in the incident. The deceased personnel were identified as Samar Khan, Ibrahim and Hawaldar Shah Nawaz, all naib sobedars.
Meanwhile, one person was killed and two others were wounded in a clash between rival groups in Badshah Kot area of Lower Kurram.