RAWALPINDI: Terrorists from inside Afghanistan across the international border, opened fire on a military post in Lower Dir district.
Media wing of armed forces, the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said Pakistan Army responded in a befitting manner and in the exchange of fire from inside Afghanistan, one terrorist was killed and two to three got injured.
However, due to terrorists’ fire, Havaldar Gul Ameer resident of Lakki Marwat got critically injured and embraced shahadat, while under treatment at the hospital.
On August 13, one terrorist was killed and another was apprehended during an action by security forces in Sararogha area of South Waziristan.
During intense exchange of fire, one security personnel had embraced martyrdom. The arrested terrorist had revealed that they had planned to conduct a fire raid on a military post.
Whereas, two terrorists were killed during a clearance operation in North Waziristan on August 3.
According to the spokesperson of armed forces, two terrorists were killed and an army officer and a young man were injured during the operation by security forces in Zango Tai area of North Waziristan.
On July 19, security forces had conducted an Intelligence Based Operation in Senai Narai area of South Waziristan District on reported presence of terrorists.
According to the media wing of armed forces, Inter Services Public Realtions (ISPR), during intense exchange of fire with terrorists, 20 years old Sepoy Junaid, resident of Balakot in district Mansehra, had embraced shahadat (martyrdom).
On July 15, two Pakistan Army personnel including a Captain had embraced martyrdom when terrorists targeted the security forces using an improvised explosive device (IED) in Khuda Bux Bazar near Pasni in Balochistan.
The martyred personnel had been identifed as Captain Affan Masood and Sepoy Babar Zaman, media wing of armed forces, the Inter Services Public Relations had reported.
On July 5, three soldiers of Pakistan Army were martyred and one other got injured in a terrorist attack in North Waziristan.
Government sources had revealed that the attack took place in village Hassan Khel of tehsil Speen Wam.