Three soldiers martyred, two terrorists killed in Waziristan operation


RAWALPINDI – Two terrorists were killed while three solders of Pakistan Army, including a captain, were martyred during an operation in North Waziristan, said military’s media wing on Wednesday.

The forces conducted the operation on a tip-off in Doseli area when militants opened fire on them.

During the exchange of fire two terrorists were killed while three soldiers – Captain Fahim, Sepoy Shafi and Sepoy Nasim – embraced martyrdom.

Earlier today, four FC personnel embraced martyrdom and six others suffered injuries in a cross-border attack from Afghanistan on Wednesday, according to the ISPR.

The military’s media wing said terrorists from Afghanistan opened fire at the FC personnel who, at the time, were busy in fencing the Pakistan-Afghanistan border area.

The names of the martyred FC personnel are Hawaldar Noor Zaman, Sepoy Shakeel Abbas, Sepoy Ahsanullah and Naik Sultan.

The injured have been shifted to the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in Quetta for treatment.