KHYBER AGENCY: As many as seventeen militants were killed when clashes took place with security forces in Khyber Agency, Aaj News reported.
ISPR claimed that at least 17 terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in Spin Qamar area in Khyber Agency when 50-60 terrorists reportedly tried to attack security forces check post.
According to the reports, attack of the terrorists was valiantly repulsed. The terrorists ran away leaving behind 17 terrorists dead bodies.
The bodies of the militants were shifted to a nearby hospital. Meanwhile, security forces launched a search operation in the area to apprehend the escaped culprits.