3 terrorists killed, 4 caught in North Waziristan operation: ISPR

According to a statement issued by the army’s media wing, security forces on Saturday killed three and arrested four terrorists during two intelligence-based operations (IBOs) in North Waziristan district.

In the first operation, a high-value terrorist commander, along with three other terrorists, was captured in a wounded condition, the Inter-Services Public Relations statement said. It said three terrorists were killed in a second operation.

“Weapons, ammunition and IEDs (Improvised Explosive Device) were also recovered. All terrorists (killed and captured) belonged to Hafiz Gul Bahadur group.

“These terrorists were actively involved in terrorist activities against security forces, extortion and killing of innocent civilians,” the ISPR said.

On July 13, ISPR said security forces Six terrorists killed During an IBO in Dattakhel area of ​​North Waziristan. A young man was also martyred.

Clashes between security forces and suspected militants have become increasingly common in the North Waziristan tribal district in recent months.

At the end of last month, two soldiers Ghulam Khan of North Waziristan was martyred during the firing in Kalle area and seven terrorists were killed.