Security forces foil bid for mischief in North Waziristan, two terrorists killed

In a major breakthrough, security forces killed two terrorists and an improvised explosive device (IED) specialist during an intelligence-based operation, the military’s media wing said Friday.

The Inter-Services Public Relations, in a statement, said: “[Two] hardcore terrorists including an IED specialist [were] killed, while one terrorist apprehended.”

According to ISPR, the terrorists were involved in killing innocent locals, extortion, planning and executing more than 25 terrorist attacks on security forces.

In a similar operation on September 13, terrorist commander Ihsanullah alias Ihsan Sanray along with three other terrorists were killed during an Intelligence Based Operation (IBO) in Ghariom, Shaktu near the inter-district boundary of North and South Waziristan.