3 shot dead in Miranshah
MIRANSHAH: Three persons, including an Afghan couple, were shot dead here Thursday night. Sources said that unknown gunmen entered the house of an Afghan national in Darpakhel Sraye near Miranshah bazaar on Thursday night and opened fire on them. As a result, a couple killed. There were rumours that the couple was killed on spying charges but no one has claimed responsibility for their killing.
In Dattakhel area, 65 kilometres west of Miranshah, unknown gunmen killed an Afghan national and threw his bullet-riddled body on road.
The Afghan national was reportedly serving in the Afghan National Army and kidnapped by militants. A piece of paper placed near his body warned anyone found spying for the US forces would meet same fate.