Pakistan: Security forces gun down six ‘terrorists’ in North Waziristan, Tank – Times of India

Islamabad (Pakistan): Pakistan’s security forces killed six people, whom the authorities called ‘terrorists’, during an encounter. North Waziristan and Tank City, ARY News reported on Saturday quoting the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
According to the ISPR, three “terrorists” were killed in the exchange of fire in Razmak area of ​​North Waziristan district.
in another gun battle in tank cityThree others were killed and security forces recovered arms and ammunition from them.
ISPR said the terrorists were actively involved in terror activities against security forces and killing of innocent civilians, reports ARY News.
“The local people of the area appreciated the operation and expressed their full support to eliminate the menace of terrorism,” the army media said.
A similar incident took place on Wednesday in the tribal districts of Bajaur and Khyber, where four people, whom the official described as terrorists, were killed and three others injured during an operation by the Pakistan Army, Dawn reported. .
The first operation was carried out in Inayat Kalli area of ​​Bajaur district on suspicion of presence of a terrorist named Shafiullah. The accused was wanted in several targeted killings, suicide attacks and bombings and carried a reward of 2 million Pakistani rupees (PKR).
According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), there was an intense exchange of fire between security forces and terrorists in Mamond area of ​​the district and arms and ammunition were recovered from their possession.
“The terrorists were involved in activities against security forces as well as killing of innocent civilians,” Dawn quoted the statement as saying.
In another incident in Khyber district’s Tirah Valley, a terrorist was killed and three others injured in a gunfight with security forces during the operation.
An ISPR statement said the terrorist was killed during an operation, adding that there was an intense exchange of fire between the security forces and the terrorists. “The area is being cleared to eliminate other terrorists,” Dawn quoted the statement as saying.