Bara: 6 militants killed in Tirah clashes
BARA: At least six militants were killed and three volunteers were injured in clashes between the Amn Lashkar of Kukikhel tribe and Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in Sra Vella and Rujgaal area of Tirah valley on Wednesday, local and official sources said. The sources said that both sides exchanged fire throughout the day and it resulted in the killing of five militants in Sra Vella and one in Rugaal. They added that three peace activists were injured in the fighting. Some reports said that Commander Nazir Afridi of TTP and close aide of Tariq Afridi had been killed in the fresh fighting. However, independent sources did not confirm his death.