RAWALPINDI, Sep 22 (APP):Nine terrorists were killed and seven Pakistan Army soldiers, including an officer embraced
‘shahadat’ (martyrdom) in an intense exchange of fire in North Waziristan on
Saturday, said a statement issued by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
The security forces launched an intelligence based operation (IBO) in Gharlamai and Spera Kunar Algad area of
North Waziristan where a group of terrorists was reported to have infiltrated
from across (the Afghan Border) and hiding in a compound.
Those embraced shahadat include Captain
Junaid, Havaldar Amir, Havaldar Atif, Havaldar Nasir, Havaldar Abdul Razzaq,
Sepoy Sammi and Sepoy Anwar. The area has been cleared and identification
of killed terrorists is in progress. The IBO was launched as part of ongoing
operation Radd-ul-Fasaad.