Three soldiers martyred in South Waziristan: ISPR

Three Pakistan Army soldiers are reported to have been martyred in a search operation in South Waziristan on Saturday.

According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), three Pak Army soldiers were martyred when militants opened fire on security forces during a search operation in South Waziristan.

Four other soldiers were also wounded in the operation.

The martyred soldiers have been identified as Subedar Nadeem, Sepoy Saleem and Lance Naik Musawar.

Read More: Two Pak Army soldiers martyred in North Waziristan

Prior to this four soldiers had embraced martyrdom in a firefight with terrorists in North Waziristan on July 26th in an intelligence based operation (IBO) in Vezhda Sar, 8 kilometres South West of Boya, Miranshah.

The martyred included Sepoy Muhammad Ismail Khan, Sepoy Muhammad Shahbaz Yasin, Sepoy Raja Waheed Ahmed and Sepoy Muhammad Rizwan Khan.