Two killed as rival groups clash in Bara
BARA: Two persons were killed and three others were injured in fighting between the banned Lashkar-e-Islam (LI) and Zakhakhel peace lashkar in Bango area in Tirah valley of Khyber Agency, local sources said on Wednesday.
The sources said that the LI militants attacked four hilltops occupied by the volunteers of Zakhakhel tribal lashkar in the wee hours of Wednesday. The tribal lashkar repulsed the attack in which one fighter from each side was killed while three volunteers of Zakhakhel tribe were injured.
The sources said that the rival group apprehended six militants, including a commander.