TTP facilitator apprehended, huge cache of weapons recovered

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APP55-03 ZHOB: November 03 - FC Balochistan and intelligence agencies conducted an IBO on terrorist hideout. TTP facilitator apprehended. Explosive, IEDs and weapons and ammunition recovered which was dumped to carry out a terrorist activity in Quetta. APP

RAWALPINDI, Nov 3 (APP):Frontier Corps Balochistan and intelligence agencies Friday conducted an intelligence based operation (IBO) on a terrorist hideout in Zhob and apprehended a Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) facilitator.
According to an Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) statement issued here explosive, improvised explosive devices (IEDs), ammunition and weapons, dumped to carry out a terrorist activity in Quetta were also recovered during the operation.
Separately, security forces conducted an IBO in Mandi Khel near Dosaali, North Waziristan Agency and recovered a large amount of weapons and ammunition including guns, mortars, rocket launchers, IEDs and explosive. Security forces also recovered communication equipment and extremist literature, the ISPR statement added.