25 militants surrender in Bajaur
KHAR: Twenty-five militants including three commanders surrendered to the security forces in Bajaur Agency, official and tribal sources claimed on Wednesday. The sources said the militants surrendered to the forces at a public meeting in the presence of the Salarzai tribal elders in Khar, the headquarters of Bajaur Agency. The militants took oath on the Holy Quran to renounce militancy and pledge allegiance to the state. Their identity was not disclosed.